Definitions for national academy of sciences (u.s.)

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word national academy of sciences (u.s.)

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)

    A United States organization of distinguished scientists and engineers established for the purpose of investigating and reporting upon any subject of art or science as requested by any department of government. The National Research Council organized by NAS serves as the principal operating agency to stimulate and support research.


Find a translation for the national academy of sciences (u.s.) definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these national academy of sciences (u.s.) definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"national academy of sciences (u.s.)." STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 12 Feb. 2016. < academy of sciences (u.s.)>.

Are we missing a good definition for national academy of sciences (u.s.)? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for national academy of sciences (u.s.):

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.