Main meanings of NFS in English

: NFS1NFS2

NFS1

noun

historical British
  • National Fire Service.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in The Daily Mirror.

Main meanings of NFS in English

: NFS1NFS2

NFS2

noun

Computing
  • (A trademark for) an application (Network File System) that allows the user of a network to access and operate shared files, peripheral resources, and utilities on remote computers as if they were stored locally and part of the user's directory.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in Computerworld.