a plain consisting of adobe deposited by short-lived rainfall or thaw streams, usually having a smooth or unmarked surface.
(mainly US) a gently sloping clayey plain formed by a short-lived stream or flood water
sun-dried brick made of clay and straw, in common use in countries having little rainfall. a yellow silt or clay, deposited by rivers, used to make bricks. a building constructed of adobe. a dark, heavy soil, containing clay. Contemporary Examples Representatives for adobe did not respond to requests to comment. Adobe’s ‘Creative Cloud’ Goes Offline—and […]
- Adobe type manager
adobe type manager text, tool, product (ATM) Software that produces PostScript outline fonts on screen and paper. There are versions that run under Microsoft Windows and on the Macintosh. ATM can do hinting, multiple master and anti-aliasing. (1998-03-10)
- Adobe systems, inc.
adobe systems, inc. company A California font foundry and software house. Adobe created the PostScript page description language and wrote the Blue Book, Green Book, Red Book and White Book on it. They also developed PDF. Adobe took over Frame Technology Corporation in late 1995/early 1996. (http://adobe.com/). E-mail: . Address: Silicon Valley, California, USA. (1996-12-13)
noun (pl) -bos the national dish of the Philippines, which consists of chunks of meat, fish, or vegetables, marinated in vinegar, soy sauce, garlic, and spices and then stewed in the marinade Contemporary Examples Lean turkey meat finds new life in the deep, smoky flavors of chipotle in adobo. 5 Metabolism Myths Debunked Sarah Whitman-Salkin […]