What does NSN mean in Military?

This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand NSN in the Governmental field in general and in the Military terminology in particular.

National Stock Number

Governmental » Military

Translation

Find a translation for NSN in other languages:

Select another language:

Definition

What does NSN mean?

national stock number
The 13-digit stock number replacing the 11-digit federal stock number. It consists of the 4-digit federal supply classification code and the 9-digit national item identification number. The national item identification number consists of a 2-digit National Codification Bureau number designating the central cataloging office (whether North Atlantic Treaty Organization or other friendly country) that assigned the number and a 7-digit (xxx-xxxx) nonsignificant number. The number shall be arranged as follows: 9999-00-999-9999. Also called NSN.

see more on Definitions.net»

Discuss this NSN abbreviation with the community:

Citation

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

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"NSN." Abbreviations.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 21 Dec. 2014. <http://www.abbreviations.com/term/24844>.


The Web's Largest Resource for

Acronyms & Abbreviations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network