protocol (def 6).
- Basic steel
steel produced by the basic process. Historical Examples Delafond, of Creuzot, and others, the basic steel is peculiarly suitable on account of its remarkable regularity. Scientific American Supplement, Vol. XV., No. 388, June 9, 1883 Various Open Hearth, Acid and basic steel figured only as a relatively small tonnage. A Journey Through France in War […]
- Basic weight
- Basic training
Military. a period following a person’s induction into the armed forces devoted to training in basic military comportment, duties, and combat skills. Contemporary Examples I enlisted in the Army a few months before then, in April of 2002, and when Bush spoke in Normandy I was still in basic training. Ten Years In, Remembering Our […]
- Basic v
basic v The version of the Basic programming language which comes on ROM in Acorn’s RISC computers: the Archimedes range and the RiscPC. It features REPEAT and WHILE loops, multi-line IF statements, procedures and functions, local variables, error handling, system calls and a built-in assembler. (1995-01-05)