algor mortis al·gor mor·tis (āl’gər môr’tĭs)
The cooling of the body that follows death.
the Arabic system of arithmetical notation (with the figures 1, 2, 3, etc.). the art of computation with the Arabic figures, one to nine, plus the zero; arithmetic. . Historical Examples In arithmetic he was influential in spreading the ideas of algorism. The Hindu-Arabic Numerals David Eugene Smith algorism, al′go-rizm, n. the Arabic system of […]
algorithim spelling It’s spelled “algorithm”. (1997-02-25)
a set of rules for solving a problem in a finite number of steps, as for finding the greatest common divisor. Contemporary Examples The algorithm is forever ratcheting up spending and ratcheting down revenues. Why Jerry Brown’s Bid to Fix California’s Budget Isn’t Working Joe Mathews May 14, 2012 “At the most basic level, the […]
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algorithm description language (ALDES) [“The Algorithm Description Language ALDES”, R.G.K. Loos, SIGSAM Bull 14(1):15-39 (Jan 1976)]. (1995-04-19)