Music. a standard of pitch used for tuning orchestral instruments, usually established at 440 vibrations per second for A above middle C.
a state of heightened eagerness, readiness, or tension:
Spring training had brought the athletes up to concert pitch for the beginning of the season.
the frequency of 440 hertz assigned to the A above middle C See pitch1 (sense 30), international pitch
(informal) a state of extreme readiness
noun, British. 1. a form of theatrical entertainment popular at seaside resorts, in which specialty acts, songs, dances, etc., are presented. noun 1. a musical entertainment popular in the early 20th century, esp one at a British seaside resort 2. (stock exchange, informal) a group of individuals or companies who secretly agree to purchase shares […]
- Concert overture
noun 1. See overture (sense 1c)
[kuh n-kur-uh nt, -kuhr-] /kənˈkɜr ənt, -ˈkʌr-/ adjective 1. occurring or existing simultaneously or side by side: concurrent attacks by land, sea, and air. 2. acting in conjunction; cooperating: the concurrent efforts of several legislators to pass the new law. 3. having equal authority or jurisdiction: two concurrent courts of law. 4. accordant or agreeing: […]
- Concurrent massey hope
language, functional programming An extension of Massey Hope, by Peter Burgess, Robert Pointon, and Nigel Perry N.Perry@massey.ac.nz of Massey University, NZ, that provides multithreading and typed inter-thread communication. It uses C for intermediate code rather than assembly language. (1999-08-04)