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CCS ‎(plural CCSs)

  1. Initialism of casualty clearing station.
    • 1925, Ford Madox Ford, No More Parades, Penguin 2012 (Parade's End), p. 331:
      the rabbis found Jews dying to whom to administer; the vets, spavined mules; the V.A.D.s, men without jaws and shoulders in C.C.S.s; the camp-cookers, frozen beef […].
    • 1933, Vera Brittain, Testament of Youth, Penguin 2005, p. 417:
      When a momentary lull came in the booms and the flashes, Hope, who had also been under fire at a C.C.S., gave way to the sudden bravado of rushing into the open to see whether the raiders had gone […].
  2. Carbon Capture and Storage. A theoretical technology for reducing CO2 emissions at point of production.

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