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CPS may refer to any of the following.

Contents

Companies, associations, and other organisations

Africa

Asia

  • Center for Planetary Science, an institution in Japan

Australia

Canada

France

India

United Kingdom

United States

Science and technology

Automotive

Metrology

  • Centipoise, a measurement of viscosity
  • counts per second, a measurement of the number of instrument-detected events per second, e.g., the number of photons per second in fluorescence spectroscopy
  • Cycle(s) per second, now known as hertz, which is the SI unit for frequency
  • Cells per second, bandwidth measurement unit for ATM protocol.

Chemistry

  • Capsaicin, a pungent component of chili peppers
  • Concentrate of Poppy Straw (also called Poppy Straw Concentrate), a preparation of opium

Music theory

  • Combination Product Set, all ways of choosing the product of m distinct values from a set of n primes, treated as a subset of an n-dimensional lattice to create a musical scale with many just intonation chords

Childhood psychology

Computing

Manufacturing

  • Constant pressure system, a technology used in some super soakers

Optics

  • Compensating phase shift

Polymer science

Telecommunications

  • Calls per second in telephony or other telecommunications
  • Carrier Preselect, a landline telephone option that lets European customers use a third party for call charges instead of using the national operator (British Telecom, KPN, Telekom, Swisscom, Belgacom, etc) without dialling a prefix

Miscellanea

  • Caterpillar Production System, modeled after the Toyota Production System
  • Central Park South, a street in New York City
  • Certified Professional SafeTech, a qualification awarded by the Safe and Vault Technicians Association
  • Certified Professional Secretary
  • Claims processing system, a warranty processing system available for use by automobile dealerships
  • Classroom Performance Systems, a technological student assessment system
  • Clerk Police Sergeant, or Clerk Sergeant, a former rank in the London Metropolitan Police
  • Computerized performance system, a technical system for manipulating audio, video, and symbols, and performing complex and repetitive mixing procedures for recorded or live performance
  • Crane, Poole & Schmidt, a fictional law firm in the television series Boston Legal
  • Current Population Survey, conducted by the United States Census Bureau to measure unemployment and other labor data

CPS may refer to any of the following.

Contents

Companies, associations, and other organisations

Africa

Asia

  • Center for Planetary Science, an institution in Japan

Australia

Canada

France

India

United Kingdom

United States

Science and technology

Automotive

Biology

Chemistry

  • Capsaicin, a pungent component of chili peppers
  • Concentrate of Poppy Straw (also called Poppy Straw Concentrate), a preparation of opium

Childhood psychology

Computing

Economy

  • Cost-per-sale

Manufacturing

  • Constant pressure system, a technology used in some super soakers

Metrology

  • Centipoise, a measurement of viscosity
  • counts per second, a measurement of the number of instrument-detected events per second, e.g., the number of photons per second in fluorescence spectroscopy
  • Cycle(s) per second, now known as hertz, which is the SI unit for frequency
  • Cells per second, bandwidth measurement unit for ATM protocol.

Music theory

  • Combination Product Set, all ways of choosing the product of m distinct values from a set of n primes, treated as a subset of an n-dimensional lattice to create a musical scale with many just intonation chords

Optics

  • Compensating phase shift

Polymer science

Telecommunications

  • Calls per second in telephony or other telecommunications
  • Carrier Preselect, a landline telephone option that lets European customers use a third party for call charges instead of using the national operator (British Telecom, KPN, Telekom, Swisscom, Belgacom, etc) without dialling a prefix

Miscellanea

  • Caterpillar Production System, modeled after the Toyota Production System
  • Central Park South, a street in New York City
  • Certified Professional SafeTech, a qualification awarded by the Safe and Vault Technicians Association
  • Certified Professional Secretary
  • Claims processing system, a warranty processing system available for use by automobile dealerships
  • Classroom Performance Systems, a technological student assessment system
  • Clerk Police Sergeant, or Clerk Sergeant, a former rank in the London Metropolitan Police
  • Computerized performance system, a technical system for manipulating audio, video, and symbols, and performing complex and repetitive mixing procedures for recorded or live performance
  • Crane, Poole & Schmidt, a fictional law firm in the television series Boston Legal
  • Current Population Survey, conducted by the United States Census Bureau to measure unemployment and other labor data

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CPS

  1. Child Protective Services
  2. Current Population Survey
  3. Clean Plate Syndrome
  4. Crown Prosecution Service
  5. characters per second

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