The top-level control flow construct in an input- or event-driven program, the one which receives and acts or dispatches on the program’s input events.
See also driver.
[meyn-lee] /ˈmeɪn li/ adverb 1. chiefly; principally; for the most part; in the main; to the greatest extent: Our success was due mainly to your efforts. The audience consisted mainly of students. 2. Obsolete. greatly; mightily; abundantly. /ˈmeɪnlɪ/ adverb 1. for the most part; to the greatest extent; principally 2. (obsolete) strongly; very much adv. […]
noun, Informal. 1. one’s best and most trusted male friend. 2. the most reliable, important, or respected man. 3. one’s main boyfriend. noun (slang, mainly US) 1. one’s best friend 2. a boss or leader noun phrase
- Main market
noun 1. the market for trading in the listed securities of companies on the London Stock Exchange Compare Third Market, Unlisted Securities Market
[meyn-mast, -mahst; Nautical meyn-muh st] /ˈmeɪnˌmæst, -ˌmɑst; Nautical ˈmeɪn məst/ noun, Nautical. 1. the second from forward in any ship having two or more , except for a yawl, ketch, or dandy. 2. the larger forward of a yawl, ketch, or dandy. 3. the sole of any of various ships, as sloops or cutters. /ˈmeɪnˌmɑːst/ […]