advanced life support
advanced life support ad·vanced life support (ād-vānst’)
Emergency medical care for sustaining life, including defibrillation, airway management, and drugs and medications.
- Advanced micro devices, inc.
advanced micro devices, inc. company (AMD) A US manufacturer of integrated circuits, founded in 1969. AMD was the fifth-largest IC manufacturer in 1995. AMD focuses on the personal and networked computation and communications market. They produce microprocessors, embedded processors and related peripherals, memories, programmable logic devices, circuits for telecommunications and networking applications. In 1995, AMD […]
- Advanced peer-to-peer networking
advanced peer-to-peer networking networking, product (APPN) IBM data communications support that routes data in a network between two or more APPC systems that need not be adjacent. (1995-02-03)
- Advanced placement program
course descriptions, curriculum material, and tests provided by the College Entrance Examination Board to high schools, giving students the opportunity to complete college-level studies.
- Advanced placement
noun the placement of a high-school student in a course that offers college credit if completed successfully; abbr. AP