What does MAS mean in Ocean Science?
This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand MAS in the Academic & Science field in general and in the Ocean Science terminology in particular.
Find a translation for MAS in other languages:
Select another language:
What does MAS mean?
- Motoscafo Armato Silurante, commonly abbreviated as MAS was a class of fast torpedo armed vessel used by the Regia Marina during World War I and World War II. Originally, "MAS" referred to Motobarca Armata SVAN, where SVAN stood for Società Veneziana Automobili Navali MAS were essentially motorboats with displacements of 20-30 tonnes, a 10 man crew, and armament composed of two torpedoes, machine guns and occasionally a light gun. The term MAS is an acronym for Mezzi d'Assalto, in the unit name Flottiglia MAS, the most famous of which was the Decima MAS of World War II.
Discuss this MAS abbreviation with the community:
Use the citation below to add this abbreviation to your bibliography:
MAS also stands for:
- magnesium aluminum silicate
- Malaysia Amput System
- Malaysia Amput Systemmas
- Malaysia Amput Systemre
- Malaysian Airline System
... and 63 more »