Definitions for SISsɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sissɪs(n.)

  1. sister.

    Category: Informal

Origin of sis:

1825–35, Amer.; shortened form

-sis

  1. a suffix appearing in loanwords from Greek, where it was used to form from verbs abstract nouns of action, process, state, condition, etc.:

    aphesis; thesis.

    Category: Affix

Origin of -sis:

< Gk

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sister, sis(noun)

    a female person who has the same parents as another person

    "my sister married a musician"

Wiktionary

  1. sis(Noun)

    Shortened form of sister.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sis(noun)

    a colloquial abbreviation of Sister

  2. Sis(noun)

    six. See Sise

Freebase

  1. SIS

    SIS is an acronym that stands for Software Installation Script. It is an archive for Symbian OS, and not an application file, as sometimes believed; the real Symbian application is the .APP or .EXE file within it. By convention .sisx denotes a signed file. There are different ways how a SIS file can be created. The basic approach is to create a package definition file that contains information about the package like the vendor, package name and what files to include in the package. Then use the makesis and signsis utilities that processes the .pkg file and creates the actual SIS file. Other alternatives are to use the Carbide.c++ IDE that automatically builds the SIS file as part of the build process or to graphically define and create the installation package using PackageForge.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

this(adjective)

used to indicate a person, thing etc nearby or close in time

This book is better than that (one); I prefer these trousers.

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