capable of reacting or functioning in two, usually opposite, directions.
(computing) (of a printhead) capable of printing from left to right and from right to left
(especially in France and North Africa) an impoverished shantytown on the outskirts of a city.
to command; order; direct: to bid them depart. to express (a greeting, farewell, benediction, or wish): to bid good night. Commerce. to offer (a certain sum) as the price one will pay or charge: They bid $25,000 and got the contract. Cards. to enter a bid of (a given quantity or suit): to bid two […]
- Bidouilleurs sans argent
bidouilleurs sans argent body (BSA, French for “Moneyless Hackers”) An association which aim is to help computer users who can’t afford to buy commercial software. The main purpose of the association is the promotion of free software, and distribution of ex-commercial software. This is clearly an answer to the repressive attitude of the “other” BSA. […]
noting or pertaining to a style of furnishings common in German-speaking areas in the early to middle 19th century, generally existing as a simplification of the French Directoire and Empire styles, usually executed in fruitwood with much use of matched veneers, and often displaying architectural motifs. adjective of or relating to a decorative and furnishing […]