A dialect of Lisp developed in 1967 by Bolt, Beranek and Newman (Cambridge, MA) as a descendant of BBN-Lisp. It emphasises user interfaces. It is currently[?] supported by Xerox PARC.
Interlisp was one of two main branches of LISP (the other being MACLISP). In 1981 Common LISP was begun in an effort to combine the best features of both. Interlisp includes a Lisp programming environment. It is dynamically scoped. LAMBDA functions evaluate their arguments, NLAMBDA functions do not. Any function could be called with optional arguments.
See also AM, CLISP, Interlisp-10, Interlisp-D.
[“Interlisp Programming Manual”, W. Teitelman, TR, Xerox Rec Ctr 1975].
An Interlisp with shallow binding.
Xerox’s Interlisp with deep binding.
- Interlobar artery
interlobar artery in·ter·lo·bar artery (ĭn’tər-lō’bər, -bär’) n. Any of the branches of segmental arteries of the kidney that run between the renal lobes and give rise to the arcuate arteries.
- Interlobar duct
interlobar duct n. One of the ducts draining the secretion of the lobe of a gland and formed by the junction of several interlobular ducts.