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What does NS stand for?

NS stands for Narrow Sample

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Senior officers at the International Security and Assistance Force (ISAF) described the document's findings as "inconsistent with our assessment", and said that the study was "was systematically flawed and suffered from generalisations, narrow sample sets, unprofessional rhetoric, and sensationalism", the report said.
A clear--and for the specific purpose thoroughly purified--sample in my eyes is key to mitigating the insignificance risk of narrow samples.