Mean Time Between Failures
- Mean time to recovery
specification (MTTR) The average time that a device will take to recover from a non-terminal failure. Examples of such devices range from self-resetting fuses (where the MTTR would be very short, probably seconds), up to whole systems which have to be replaced. The MTTR would usually be part of a maintenance contract, where the user […]
- Mean to
Intend to, as in I meant to go running this morning but got up too late, or I’m sorry I broke it—I didn’t mean to. This idiom was first recorded in 1560.
[meen-tohn] /ˈminˌtoʊn/ noun, Music. 1. a system for tuning keyboard instruments, used before the development of tuning by equal temperament and considered practical only for tonalities of not more than two sharps or flats.
- Mean-tone tuning
noun 1. See temperament (sense 4)