See under (def 1).
[steyts-jen-er-uh l] /ˈsteɪtsˈdʒɛn ər əl/
the parliament of the Netherlands, consisting of an upper chamber (First Chamber) and a lower chamber (Second Chamber)
French History. the legislative body in France before the French Revolution.
[furst-klas, -klahs] /ˈfɜrstˈklæs, -ˈklɑs/ adjective 1. of the highest or best class or quality: a first-class movie. 2. best-equipped and most expensive: a first-class railroad car. 3. given or entitled to preferred treatment, handling, etc.: first-class mail. adverb 4. by first-class conveyance: to travel first-class. noun 1. the best, finest, or highest class, grade, or […]
[klas-muh n, klahs-] /ˈklæs mən, ˈklɑs-/ noun, plural first classmen. 1. a fourth-year student at a U.S. military academy.
- First class module
programming A module that is a first class data object of the programming language, e.g. a record containing functions. In a functional language, it is standard to have first class programs, so program building blocks can have the same status. Claus Reinke’s Virtual Bookshelf (http://informatik.uni-kiel.de/~cr/bib/bookshelf/Modules.html). (2004-01-26)
[furst-kuhm] /ˈfɜrstˈkʌm/ adjective 1. arranged, considered, or done in order of application or arrival, as for purposes of service: orders filled on a first-come basis.