(in transformational grammar) a rule that makes reference to nonconsecutive stages of a derivation
- Global search
noun 1. a word-processing operation in which a complete computer file or set of files is searched for every occurrence of a particular word or other sequence of characters
plural noun 1. earth movements and interactions on a global scale, especially as they relate to the causes and results of the dynamics of the crustal plates and sea-floor spreading.
noun 1. the world, especially considered as the home of all nations and peoples living interdependently. noun 1. the whole world considered as being closely connected by modern telecommunications and as being interdependent economically, socially, and politically A phrase coined by Marshall McLuhan to describe the world that has been “shrunk” by modern advances in […]
noun 1. an increase in the earth’s average atmospheric temperature that causes corresponding changes in climate and that may result from the greenhouse effect. noun 1. an increase in the average temperature worldwide believed to be caused by the greenhouse effect n. by 1983 as the name for a condition of overall rising temperatures and […]