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What does NHS stand for?

NHS stands for National Health Service (UK)

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

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  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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AS THE National Health Service is poised to celebrate its 63rd birthday tomorrow, campaigners are stepping up their bid to save it.
Perhaps the most gripping moment comes when Moore shows Tony Benn unrepentantly reading aloud from the famous 1948 pamphlet that crisply outlined what the new National Health Service was going to provide.
NYSE:BAX) has announced that its European subsidiary has received a contract from the National Health Service (NHS) in the United Kingdom to produce a stockpile of two million doses of candidate H5N1 influenza vaccine based on an avian strain.