(GOSIP) A subset of OSI standards specific to US Government procurements, designed to maximize interoperability in areas where plain OSI standards are ambiguous or allow excessive options.
noun, U.S. Government. 1. the federal agency that prints and disseminates publications for other federal agencies. Abbreviation: G.P.O., GPO.
[guhv-ern-muh nt, ‐er-muh nt] /ˈgʌv ərn mənt, ‐ər mənt/ noun 1. the political direction and control exercised over the actions of the members, citizens, or inhabitants of communities, societies, and states; direction of the affairs of a state, community, etc.; political administration: Government is necessary to the existence of civilized society. 2. the form or […]
- Government securities
plural noun bonds issued by the government; negotiable U.S. Treasury securities
- Government surplus
noun unused equipment and supplies sold by a government