the name of the American B-29 bomber, piloted by Col. Paul Tibbets, Jr., that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, on Aug. 6, 1945.
enolase e·no·lase (ē’nə-lās’, -lāz’) n. An enzyme present in muscle tissue that acts in carbohydrate metabolism.
noun 1. . noun 1. a technical name for neutron bomb
- Enhanced parallel port
hardware (EPP) A parallel port that confirms to the IEEE’s EPP standard. An EPP is actually an expansion bus that can handle 64 disk drives and other peripherals. [“PC Magazine”, 1996-01-09, p. 262]. [Details? Manufacturers?] (1996-04-07)
- Enhanced oil recovery
noun 1. any of several techniques that make it possible to recover more oil than can be obtained by natural pressure, such as the injection of fluid or gases into an oilfield to force more oil to the surface