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SNV

SNV may refer to:

  • SNV Valiant, a US Navy version of the World War II era BT-13 Valiant basic trainer aircraft
  • Virus sin Nombre
  • Southern Nevada
  • Systemic necrotizing vasculitis
  • Serb National Council (Srpsko narodno vijeće)
  • Swiss Association for Standardization
  • SNV, a typeface used on road signs in some countries
  • SNV, U.S. Navy designation for the Vultee BT-13 Valiant trainer aircraft
  • SNV Netherlands Development Organisation
  • Single Nucleotide Variation, a single base insertion or deletion, a transition or transversion. Includes the set of SNPs.

SNV (typeface)

SNV (also called VSS) is a sans-serif typeface used on road signs in several European countries. It was originally defined by the Association of Swiss Road Traffic Experts ( German: Vereinigung Schweizerischer Strassenfachleute, VSS) and the Swiss Association for Standardization (Schweizerische Normen-Vereinigung, SNV).

In Switzerland, it was replaced on road signs by ASTRA-Frutiger in 2003. It is still used on road signs in Belgium, Bulgaria, Luxembourg, Romania and the countries of the former Yugoslavia: Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia.

In Philippines, SNV rarely used on road signs because it was using Highway Gothic.

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