a female given name: from a Latin word meaning “star.”.
A Pascal extension for formal specification of computer network protocols. Protocols are described by modules which are communicating NFAs. Modules are arranged in a dynamic hierarchy and communicate at named interaction points.
EstPC (ftp:osi.ncsl.nist.gov/pub/osikit/estpc) Compiles Estelle into C. petdingo Translates Estelle into C++
Adopted by ITU-T. ISO 9074 (1989).
[“The Formal Description Technique Estelle”, M. Diaz et al eds, N-H 1989].
[es-te-paw-nah; English es-tuh-poh-nuh] /ˌɛs tɛˈpɔ nɑ; English ˌɛs təˈpoʊ nə/ noun 1. a seaport in S Spain, on the Mediterranean: resort center.
[es-ter] /ˈɛs tər/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a compound produced by the reaction between an acid and an alcohol with the elimination of a molecule of water, as ethyl acetate, C 4 H 8 O 2 , or dimethyl sulfate, C 2 H 6 SO 4 . /ˈɛstə/ noun 1. (chem) any of a class of […]
[es-tuh-reys, -reyz] /ˈɛs təˌreɪs, -ˌreɪz/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. any enzyme that hydrolyzes an into an alcohol and an acid. /ˈɛstəˌreɪs; -ˌreɪz/ noun 1. any of a group of enzymes that hydrolyse esters into alcohols and acids esterase es·ter·ase (ěs’tə-rās’, -rāz’) n. Any of various enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of an ester.
[ree-uh l-tahym, reel-] /ˈri əlˈtaɪm, ˈril-/ adjective, Computers. 1. of or relating to applications in which the computer must respond as rapidly as required by the user or necessitated by the process being controlled. [ree-uh l, reel] /ˈri əl, ril/ noun 1. Computers. the actual time elapsed in the performance of a computation by a […]