N.S.

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

N.S.

  1. (law) Abbreviation of Nova Scotia.
  2. (slang) Abbreviation of NATO state.
  3. Abbreviation of New Style. (dates according to the Gregorian calendar)

Usage notes[edit]

This is the customary abbreviation of this term as used in case citations. See, e.g., The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, Nineteenth Edition (2010), "Geographical Terms: Australian states and Canadian provinces and territories", Table T10.2, p. 438.

Noun[edit]

N.S.

  1. Alternative form of NS

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