having many colours
[muhl-ti-kuhl-erd, muhl-ti-kuhl-erd] /ˌmʌl tɪˈkʌl ərd, ˈmʌl tɪˌkʌl ərd/ adjective 1. of several or many colors. adj. also multi-colored, multi-coloured, 1845, from multi- + colored.
[kawrs, kohrs] /kɔrs, koʊrs/ noun 1. a direction or route taken or to be taken. 2. the path, route, or channel along which anything moves: the course of a stream. 3. advance or progression in a particular direction; forward or onward movement. 4. the continuous passage or progress through time or a succession of stages: […]
operating system /muhl’tiks/ MULTiplexed Information and Computing Service. A time-sharing operating system co-designed by a consortium including MIT, GE and Bell Laboratories as a successor to MIT’s CTSS. The system design was presented in a special session of the 1965 Fall Joint Computer Conference and was planned to be operational in two years. It was […]
- Multics relational data store
database (MRDS) The first commercial relational database, implemented as part of Multics by Jim Weeldreyer and Oris Friesen of Honeywell Phoenix in about 1977. MRDS included a report writer called LINUS written by Jim Falksen. (1997-01-29)