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SWS is a palindrome (it reads the same backward as forward).

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Sws a.k.a. Swansea Airport is an airport located at Fairwood Common on the Gower Peninsula 5 NM west south-west of Swansea, Wales.


SWS is a musical group.


  1. SWS is a hybrid trolleybus prototype that was developed and produced by three Finnish companies Suomen Autoteollisuus, Wiima and Strömberg in 1979.
  2. SWS a.k.a. SmartWareSoft is a startup that builds data mining and Internet infrastructure products.


  1. SWS a.k.a. Sturge–Weber syndrome, sometimes referred to as encephalotrigeminal angiomatosis, is a rare congenital neurological and skin disorder. It is one of the phakomatoses and is often associated with port-wine stains of the face, glaucoma, seizures, mental retardation, and ipsilateral leptomeningeal angioma. It is characterized by abnormal blood vessels on the brain surface. Normally, only one side of the brain is affected.
  2. Sws a.k.a. Seluwasan Language: Seluwasan is an Austronesian language of Yamdena, in the Maluku Islands of Indonesia. It is not close to Selaru. Makatian dialect is distinct.
    • also known as Selwasa, Selvasa
  3. Sws a.k.a. leukemia inhibitory factor receptor alpha is a gene.
    • also known as leukemia inhibitory factor receptor
  4. Sws a.k.a. patatin-like phospholipase domain containing 6 is a gene.
    • also known as neuropathy target esterase

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Google previewLanguages and Dialects in the U.S. (2014)

Focus on Diversity and Linguistics by Marianna Di Paolo, Arthur K. Spears

term SWS is a way to refer to the Mexican American dialect objectively, without the emotional and judgmental baggage that other terms might carry with them. Some Linguistic Features This bilingual speech variety, a combination of Mexican ...

Google previewSyndromes of the Head and Neck, An Issue of Atlas of the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics, (2014)

by Dean M. DeLuke

SWS is an embryologic anomaly and arises in utero when a vascular plexus fails to regress from the portion of neural tube that is destined to become facial skin, thereby causing angiomatosis of the leptomeninges.1 Clinical features (including ...

Google previewNeurosurgery (2009)

by Christianto B. Lumenta, Concezio Di Rocco, Jens Haase, J.J.A. Mooij

Sturge–Weber syndrome (SWS) is also known as encephalotrigeminal angiomatosis. Epidemiology. SWS is a relatively uncommon neurocutaneous disorder involving the vasculature of the skin, ...

Google previewNetter's Pediatrics (2011)

by Todd Florin, Stephen Ludwig, MD, Paul L. Aronson, Heidi C. Werner

SWS is a congenital disorder with an unknown cause. It is characterized by skin angiomas known as port-wine stains and leptomeningeal angiomas. The port- wine stain often involves the V1 and V2 distribution of the trigeminal nerve.

Google previewTherapy in Sleep Medicine (2011)

by Teri J. Barkoukis, Jean K. Matheson, Richard Ferber, Karl Doghramji

In the sleep laboratory, the combination of sleep deprivation and sudden forced arousal during SWS is a useful diagnostic protocol for inducing a NREM parasomnia episode. Treatment should first focus upon addressing any underlying sleep ...

Google previewNeuropsychological Assessment and Intervention for Childhood and Adolescent Disorders (2010)

by Cynthia A. Riccio, Jeremy R. Sullivan, Morris J. Cohen

Unlike NF and tuberous sclerosis, SWS is a congenital, nonfamilial disorder of unknown incidence and cause (Comi et al., 2008). There is no identified cause or etiology; however, it is believed that the malformation in the blood vessels likely ...

Google previewConcise Encyclopedia of System Safety (2011)

Definition of Terms and Concepts by Clifton A. Ericson, II

SOFTWARE SAFETY (SwS) SwS is the process of developing safe software, where safe software is software that executes within a system context and environment with an acceptable level of potential mishap risk. This means the software will ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Theory in Psychology (2016)

by Harold L. Miller, Jr.

During subsequent SWS, these traces are reactivated, and the connections between the hippocampal and cortical representations are gradually redistributed to intraneocortical connections, thereby gradually disengaging the hippocampus.

Google previewThe Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science (2002)

by W. Edward Craighead, Charles B. Nemeroff

SWS. however. shows a sharp decrease during adolescence and the third decade. followed by a progressive decline. As a result. SWS is often absent in subjects above 60 years. It is thought that the shortening of REM latency is due to the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Internet Technologies and Applications (2007)

by Freire, Mario

Semantic Web services (SWS) technology has recently emerged as a new technology based on Semantic Web and Web services technologies, with the aim of providing support for automation of service discovery, adaptation, negotiation, ...

Google previewThe Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology (2010)

by Irving B. Weiner, W. Edward Craighead

SWS, however, shows a sharp decrease during adolescence and during the third decade, followed by a progressive decline. As a result, SWS is often absent in subjects above age 60. It is thought that the shortening of REM latency is due to ...

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