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(about a mixture) separated into component ingredients; broken up into sections or partsfractionated
(about clothing or fabric) unshrinkable, shrunk beforehand in order to prevent later shrinkage in the laundry, already shrunkpreshrunk
(Architecture) ornamental bracket under a Corinthian column, a bracket in Corinthian ordermodillion
(Biochemistry) phospholipid, fatty compound comprised of a fatty acid bonded to a phosphate group and an organic molecule (major component of cell membranes)phosphatide
(Biology) group of related families within an order or suborder; category of classification ranked below order and above family, taxonomic ranking between order and familysuperfamily
(Botany) an order of plants; moss which has leafy gametophytesMusci
(British Slang) criminal, prisoner, ex-convict; prison time, decide the order of play, fall behind compared with others, fail to keep up with the established pace, straggle; develop slowly; linger, tarry; slacken, flag, weaken; imprison (British Slang)...lag
(Cell Biology) component of the Golgi apparatus, series of two or more stacked cisternae; cell organelle in plants which corresponds to the Golgi apparatus in animal cellsdictyosome
(Computer Communications) "Information Superhighway", Internet, information superhighwayinfobahn
(Computer Slang) expression for the act of changing a piece of software or hardware to do a function that was not designed or authorized by the original manufacturermods
(Computers) ability to carry out more than one process simultaneously; parallel processing, simultaneous use of several computers for processing tasks, use of multiple computer programming unitsmultiprocessing
(Computers) audio player developed by Mediascience, Inc. for listening to various types of computer audio files (such as Windows media files, MP3, WAV, MOD, audio CDs, etc.)Sonique
(Computers) communications port, device in DOS and Windows which relates to the serial ports in a computer; COM file, file which can be operated in DOSCOM
(Computers) composing, preparing of a multimedia display; writing of hypertext and its preparation, writing of computer programsauthoring
(Computers) connected, connected to another computer or to the Internet; available through the Internet, connected via a computer, directly connected to a measurable process, ongoing, on-line, see also:off-line, while connected to a computeronline
(Computers) data fed into a computer or received from a computeri/o (input/output)
(Computers) high-level modular computer programming language used to develop applications for military and civilian needs (standard of the U.S. Department of Defense)ada
(Computers) interface which enables an application program to communicate with the operating system and other services provided by the operating system (also helps create similar user interfaces within computer programs)API (Application Program Interface)
(Computers) large software company that manufactures many popular computer programs (such as the operating systems DOS and Windows, Excel, Word, and others)MS (Microsoft)
(Computers) method of character coding which is similar to ASCII and is used in large computers, computer code, Extended Binary Coded Decimal Interchange CodeEBCDIC
(Computers) motherboard, main circuit board in a computer (contains the processor, memory and expansion cards)backplane
(Computers) small application designed to perform a very specific function; small Java application that can be sent to a user from a World Wide Web site and run within a Java-enabled Web browser, computer program transferrable over Internet, limited co...applet
(Computers) technology used to compress and decompress computer data (such as sound or video files, etc.)CODEC (compressor/decompressor)
(Computers) virtual computer created within an existing computer through the use of special software (enables creation of a separate operating environment); software that enables creation of a virtual computer within a computerVM (Virtual Machine)
(Electricity) device that causes electrical resistance (used to control the flow of an electrical current), component controlling the flow of electricityresistor
(Fe) metallic element (Chemistry); device used to remove wrinkles from fabric; items made from iron metal, `:Fe, clothes presser, computer hardware, cover with iron, fetter prisoner, handgun, harsh character, heated tool, made of iron, resembling iron,...iron
(Graphics) most basic geometric shapes (lines, points, squares, and circles); simplest elements of a computer program (Programming); basic commands (in Machine Language)primitives
(History) Muslims payed a tax in order to stay in Spain (11th-15th century)Mudejar
(in Airplanes) electronic device that transmits a 4-digit identification code to the scanning surface radar in order to identify itself as "friendly" aircraftIFF (Identification Friend or Foe)
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