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SGS a.k.a. SGS S.A. is a multinational company headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland which provides inspection, verification, testing and certification services. It has more than 80,000 employees and operates over 1,650 offices and laboratories worldwide.


  1. Sgs a.k.a. South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands is a British overseas territory in the southern Atlantic Ocean. It is a remote and inhospitable collection of islands, consisting of South Georgia and a chain of smaller islands known as the South Sandwich Islands. South Georgia is 167.4 kilometres long and 1.4 to 37 km wide and is by far the largest island in the territory. The South Sandwich Islands lie about 520 kilometres southeast of South Georgia. The total land area of the territory is 3,903 square kilometres.
  2. Sgs a.k.a. Sanga-Sanga Airport, also known as Tawi-Tawi Airport, is an airport serving the general area of Bongao, the capital of the province of Tawi-Tawi in the Philippines. The airport is classified as a Class 2 principal airport by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines, a body of the Department of Transportation and Communications that is responsible for the operations of not only this airport but also of all other airports in the Philippines except the major international airports. It is not an international airport, contrary to its classification by the Tawi-Tawi provincial government. It is located on Sanga-Sanga Island. The airport was referenced by IATA with the code SGS until the end of 2011.


  1. Sgs a.k.a. Samogitian dialect: Samogitian is a dialect of the Lithuanian language spoken mostly in Samogitia. Attempts have been made to standardize it.
    • also known as 薩莫吉提亞語
  2. Sgs a.k.a. fibrillin 1 is a gene.
    • also known as Marfan syndrome, fibrillin 15, fibrillin 1 (Marfan syndrome)

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Google previewStoelting's Anesthesia and Co-Existing Disease (2017)

by Roberta L. Hines, Katherine Marschall

Specifically, SGS refers to narrowing at the level of the cricoid ring. Most cases are acquired as...

Google previewCommon ENT Disorders in Children, An Issue of Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, (2014)

by Charles M. Bower

SGS is a common reason for otolaryngologic consultation from intensive care units, and endoscopy is required for diagnosis. Balloon dilation of the airway is performed in the acute setting for immediate relief and to prevent a long-term airway ...

Google previewReport of the Ad Hoc EIFAC/EC Working Party on Market Perspectives for European Freshwater Aquaculture (2001)

Brussels, Belgium, 14-16 May 2001 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

SGS is an SQF accredited certification ...

Google previewStandards and Global Trade (2003)

A Voice for Africa by John Sullivan Wilson, Victor O. Abiola

SGS is an international organization that operates a certification division under International Certification Services (SGS-ICS), whose role is to audit for certification under the ISO 9000X series, ISO 14000, HACCP, and the code of practice.

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Educational Technology (2015)

by J. Michael Spector

Serious games (SGs) are games designed for a primary goal involving learning. SGs are a significant part of the broader concept of gamification, which involves using game elements in nonentertaining environments or situations to improve ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Genetics and Disease [2 volumes] (2013)

by Evelyn B. Kelly Ph.D.

(SGS). Prevalence Rare; 42 cases since identification Other Names Marfanoid-craniosynostosis syndrome; Shprintzen- Goldberg Craniosynostosis syndrome; Shprintzen-Goldberg Marfanoid syndrome In ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Volcanoes (2015)

by Haraldur Sigurdsson, Bruce Houghton, Steve McNutt, Hazel Rymer, John Stix

Recently these aims have been achieved using the sequential Gaussian simulation (sGs) approach. The sGs method provides a suitable tool to produce realistic images of the spatial distribution of CO2 flux that reproduce the histogram and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Optimization (2008)

by Christodoulos A. Floudas, Panos M. Pardalos

then there is one well switch, which is modeled by the following constraint in the formulation: y,-,S—y["S5c,-,s, ViGC, sGS (37) ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Geomagnetism and Paleomagnetism (2007)

by David Gubbins, Emilio Herrero-Bervera

the SGS momentum flux (or Reynolds stress), the SGS Maxwell stress and the SGS induction term (see Buffett, 2003 for details). The scale-similarity model makes a direct attempt to estimate (5) using only the resolved part of the fields ( Bardina ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Genomics, Transcriptomics and Proteomics (2015)

by Günter Kahl

Therefore SGs contain stalled 48S complexes with bound poly(A)+-messenger RNAs derived from the disassembled polysomes, still bound to early initiation factors (such as eIF4E, eIF3, eIF4A, eIFG) and small, but not large, ribosomal ...

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Projekt de-sign bilingual SGS (Slowak Sign Language)

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