SOUTHAMPTON, England, January 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ordnance Survey has launched the organisation's first official mobile app for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.
What does OS stand for?
OS stands for Ordnance Survey
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
See other definitions of OS
We have 53 other meanings of OS in our Acronym Attic
- Operator Services (various agencies)
- Operserv (IRC Operator Server)
- Optical Scanning
- Optical Sight
- Optical Silicon (semiconductor chip components)
- Orbital Station
- Order Statistic
- Ordinary Seaman
- Ordinary Seaman (Canadian naval rank)
- Ordnance Specification
- Oregon State (also seen as OSU)
- Organic Signal
- Organizational Support
- Organized Stalking
- Orienting Station (surveyed reference location for artillery position)
- Orioles (Baltimore baseball team)
- Orlando Sentinel (Orlando, FL newspaper)
- Orthopedic Surgeon
- Orthopterists' Society
- Os Giken (automotive racing parts manufacturer)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Onwurah has already received assurances from Ordnance Survey that they will NOT use the name Sports Direct Arena on their maps of the city.
Newcastle Central MP Chi Onwurah has won official confirmation from the chief executive at Ordnance Survey that as far as they are concerned, the Sports Direct name is temporary.
It is being developed by Ordnance Survey and the Local Government Group and is expected to be ready for market review by April.
These "Old Series" maps were created by Ordnance Survey for the first national mapping survey of Britain.
DIGITAL forms of Ordnance Survey (OS) maps will be freely available to the public from today.
Anna was given the chance to learn how Time Team is made, including how Ordnance Survey maps are used to interpret the historic landscape.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT Who: Prof Carl Chinn Why: The champion of local history has welcomed news that the Black Country has taken a cartographic step up in the world and is being recognised with a new Ordnance Survey Landranger 139 edition map entitled Birmingham and the Black Country.