a queen or rook.
noun, Astronomy. 1. (def 1a). [plan-it] /ˈplæn ɪt/ noun 1. Astronomy. 2. Astrology. the sun, moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, or Pluto: considered sources of energy or consciousness in the interpretation of horoscopes. noun 1. a planet of the solar system, as opposed to an asteroid (minor planet) /ˈplænɪt/ noun 1. Also […]
- Major player
noun a very influential person or group; a leading company or individual in a particular market or industry
noun, Logic. 1. See under (def 1). [sil-uh-jiz-uh m] /ˈsɪl əˌdʒɪz əm/ noun 1. Logic. an argument the conclusion of which is supported by two premises, of which one (major premise) contains the term (major term) that is the predicate of the conclusion, and the other (minor premise) contains the term (minor term) that is […]
- Major release
programming A release of a piece of software which is not merely a revision or a bug fix release but which contains substantial changes (e.g., an overhaul of the interface, change in compatibility). Traditionally, major releases are numbered as X.0; for example, WordPerfect 6.0 is a major release, significantly different from any previous version; whereas […]