otherwise called; alias.
a false name used to conceal one’s identity; an assumed name: The police files indicate that “Smith” is an alias for Simpson. at another time; in another place; in other circumstances; otherwise. “Simpson alias Smith” means that Simpson in other circumstances has called himself Smith. Contemporary Examples Hubbard, who went under the aliases Larry David […]
a jagged, stairstep effect on curved or diagonal lines that are reproduced in low resolution, as on a computer printout or display. noun (radio, television) the error in a vision or sound signal arising from limitations in the system that generates or processes the signal aliasing (ā’lē-ə-sĭng) Jagged distortions in curves and diagonal lines in […]
- Aliasing bug
aliasing bug stale pointer bug
Law. the defense by an accused person of having been elsewhere at the time an alleged offense was committed. an excuse, especially to avoid blame. a person used as one’s excuse: My sick grandmother was my alibi for missing school. Informal. to give an excuse; offer a defense: to alibi for being late. Informal. to […]