What\'s the difference between an OS camera lens and an IS lens?

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I am buying a Canon EOS T2i and would like an all-purpose lens for vacationing. I am torn between the Canon 18-200 lens,which has IS, and the Sigma 18-250 lens, which has OS (although they describe it as Image Stabilization. Is it the same thing?
 
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