Metagonimus Met·a·gon·i·mus (mět’ə-gŏn’ə-məs)
A genus of flukes that encyst on fish and infest humans and other fish-eating animals, including Metagonimus yokogawai, a common intestinal fluke in eastern Asia and the Balkan states, which causes diarrhea when ingested in its larval form in raw fish.
- Metaherpetic keratitis
metaherpetic keratitis met·a·her·pet·ic keratitis (mět’ə-hər-pět’ĭk) n. Inflammation of the cornea in herpetic keratitis due to structural damage of the corneal tissue.
algorithm, complexity, computability A top-level general strategy which guides other heuristics to search for feasible solutions in domains where the task is hard. Metaheuristics have been most generally applied to problems classified as NP-Hard or NP-Complete by the theory of computational complexity. However, metaheuristics would also be applied to other combinatorial optimisation problems for which […]
An early compiler-compiler. [“Meta-II: a Syntax Oriented Compiler Writing Language”, V. Schorre, Proc 19th ACM Natl Conf 1964]. (1995-01-23)