Business / Agriculture / Science Advisory Board: A group of independent scientists selected by the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to advise on the scientific and technical aspects of environmental problems and issues and who, at the request of the Administrator, review the scientific aspects of any reports or other written products prepared by the agency. Congress established the Board when it enacted the Environmental Research, Development, and Demonstration Authorization Act of 1978 (P.L. 95-477).
Advisory Noun Synonyms: bulletin, notice, warning, admonition, prediction
Advisory Adjective Synonyms: consultive, consultative, counseling, hortatory, monitory, admonitory
Board Noun Synonyms: plank, scantling, timber
Board Verb Synonyms: go aboard, ship aboard, enter, embark on
Science Noun Synonyms: (body of) knowledge or information, (body of) laws or principles, discipline, study, branch, field, area, subject, realm, sphere
Technology / Computers / Motherboard: The main circuit board of a microcomputer. The motherboard contains the connectors for attaching additional boards. Typically, the motherboard contains the CPU, BIOS, memory, mass storage interfaces, MORE
Business / Agriculture / National Academy Of Sciences (NAS): An institution created by Congress in 1863 to provide science-based advice to the government. The sister organizations associated with the Academy are the National Academy of Engineers, Institute of M MORE