the gathering of political or military intelligence by interception of wire or radio communications.
[kom-in-turn, kom-in-turn] /ˈkɒm ɪnˌtɜrn, ˌkɒm ɪnˈtɜrn/ noun 1. . /ˈkɒmɪnˌtɜːn/ noun 1. short for Communist International: an international Communist organization founded by Lenin in Moscow in 1919 and dissolved in 1943; it degenerated under Stalin into an instrument of Soviet politics Also called Third International n. “Third International,” 1919, from contraction of Communist International. Russian […]
language A COMpilation and Interpretation System. A Fortran interpreter use by the PAW system. (1994-11-30)
language The first string-handling and pattern-matching language, designed in 1957-8 for applications in natural language translation. The user has a workspace organised into shelves. Strings are made of constituents (words), accessed by subscript. A program is a set of rules, each of which has a pattern, a replacement and goto another rule. [“COMIT Programmer’s Reference […]
[kom-i-tey-tiv, -tuh-tiv] /ˈkɒm ɪˌteɪ tɪv, -tə tɪv/ Grammar adjective 1. noting a case whose distinctive function is to indicate accompaniment. noun 2. the comitative case.