Science Advisory Board

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).

Other Words for Advisory

Advisory Noun Synonyms: bulletin, notice, warning, admonition, prediction
Advisory Adjective Synonyms: consultive, consultative, counseling, hortatory, monitory, admonitory
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Other Words for Board

Board Noun Synonyms: plank, scantling, timber
Board Verb Synonyms: go aboard, ship aboard, enter, embark on
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Other Words for Science

Science Noun Synonyms: (body of) knowledge or information, (body of) laws or principles, discipline, study, branch, field, area, subject, realm, sphere
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Motherboard

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

National Academy Of Sciences (NAS)

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

Medical Advisory Committee

Health / Health Insurance / Medical Advisory Committee: Committee whose purpose is to review general medical management issues brought to it by the medical director. MORE

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