language (After the human computers in Frank Herbert’s SF classic, “Dune”) An object-oriented distributed language developed at the University of Virginia some time before Dec 1987. Mentat is an extension of C++ and is portable to a variety of MIMD architectures. By 1994 Mentat was available for Sun-3, Sun-4, iPSC/2 with plans for Mach, iPSC860, […]
[men-tey-shuh n] /mɛnˈteɪ ʃən/ noun 1. mental activity. /mɛnˈteɪʃən/ noun 1. the process or result of mental activity n. “mental function,” 1850, from Latin ment- “mind” (see mental) + -ation.
[men-teez] /ˈmɛn tiz/ noun 1. (in the Odyssey) a captain of the Taphians. Athena assumed his form when she urged Telemachus to search for Odysseus.
[men-tee] /mɛnˈti/ noun 1. a person who is guided by a .