Nets may refer to:
- Nets Group, a Danish/Norwegian electronic payment services company
- Brooklyn Nets, an NBA basketball team
- Cricket nets
NETS as an acronym may refer to:
- Network for Electronic Transfers, a cashless payment system in Singapore
- Newborn Emergency Transport Service, an Australian medical service
- New English Translation of the Septuagint, a translation of koine Greek scriptures
- National Engineers Training Services, a computer institute in Lahore, Pakistan
- New Europe Transmission System, a proposed joint natural gas transmission network
- Nazareth Evangelical Theological Seminary (NETS), an evangelical seminary in Israel
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Other articles related to "nets, net":
... fishermen waiting along the shore and give them a signal when they can cast their nets ... then feed off the fish that manage to escape the nets ... used by fishermen to assist in bringing nets to shore the dog would grab the floating corks on the ends of the nets and pull them to shore ...
... Fishing nets are meshes usually formed by knotting a relatively thin thread ... He described various means of fishing including the use of nets cast from boats, scoop nets held open by a hoop, and various traps "which work while their ... Artisanal techniques Chinese fishing nets - are shore operated lift nets ...
... Before the 1975-76 season, the Denver Nuggets and New York Nets applied to join the NBA ... The owners of the Nets and Nuggets had approached John Y ... Ultimately, the Nets and Nuggets were forced to play a lame-duck season in the ABA by court order ...
... The Brooklyn Nets are an American professional basketball team based in Brooklyn, New York ... Arthur Brown, the team owner, moved the team to Long Island and renamed it the New York Nets ... the ABA merged with the NBA in 1976, the Nets were one of four ABA teams admitted into the NBA ...
... of UNICEF Canada, announced their intention to begin the Spread the Net campaign, and raise $5 million for insecticide treated bed nets to be given to children and pregnant women in Liberia ... The first order for 33,000 bed nets was made on March 28, 2007 ... By December 2011, Spread the Net achieved its founding goal 500,000 nets distributed to pregnant women and children in Liberia and Rwanda ...
Famous quotes containing the word nets:
“Hes leaving Germany by special request of the Nazi government. First he sends a dispatch about Danzig and how 10,000 German tourists are pouring into the city every day with butterfly nets in their hands and submachine guns in their knapsacks. They warn him right then. What does he do next? Goes to a reception at von Ribbentropfs and keeps yelling for gefilte fish!”
—Billy Wilder (b. 1906)
“The philosopher caught in the nets of language.”
—Friedrich Nietzsche (18441900)
“And Jesus said to them, Follow me and I will make you fish for people. And immediately they left their nets and followed him.”
—Bible: New Testament, Mark 1:17,18.