Early system on IBM 650. Listed in CACM 2(5):16 (May 1959).
[ee-zuh l] /ˈi zəl/ noun 1. a stand or frame for supporting or displaying at an angle an artist’s canvas, a blackboard, a china plate, etc. 2. Also called masking frame. Photography. a frame, often with adjustable masks, used to hold photographic paper flat and control borders when printing enlargements. /ˈiːzəl/ noun 1. a frame, […]
[eez-muh nt] /ˈiz mənt/ noun 1. Law. a right held by one property owner to make use of the land of another for a limited purpose, as right of passage. 2. an ; relief. 3. something that gives ; a convenience. 4. Architecture. a curved joint. /ˈiːzmənt/ noun 1. (property law) the right enjoyed by […]
- Ease on
verb phrase To depart; mosey along: easing on down the road to the Land of Oz (1920s+)
- Ease someone out
verb phrase To dismiss or remove someone from a post or place gradually and gently (1940s+)