[nur-dee] /ˈnɜr di/
adjective, nerdier, nerdiest.
Slang. of or like a .
1978, from nerd + -y (2). Related: Nerdiness.
Characteristic of a nerd: Above all, stay away from anything nerdy/ When the trendy become mainstream, the hip go nerdy (1970s+ Teenagers)
NEtwork REmote COmmunications. CSP with extensions to allow asymmetrical and asynchronous communications and fault handling. It is implemented on a network of Suns. [“A Concurrent Programming Support for Distributed Systems”, G. Spezzano et al, in Computing Systems vol 3, pp.423-447, U Cal Press, 1990]. (1994-11-11)
[neer-ee-id] /ˈnɪər i ɪd/ noun 1. any elongate cylindrical worm of the polychaete family Nereididae, including clamworms. adjective 2. of or relating to the family Nereididae. [neer-ee-id] /ˈnɪər i ɪd/ noun 1. (sometimes lowercase) Classical Mythology. any of the 50 daughters of Nereus; a sea nymph. 2. Astronomy. a moon of the planet Neptune. /ˈnɪərɪɪd/ […]
[neer-ee-is] /ˈnɪər i ɪs/ noun, plural nereides [ni-ree-i-deez] /nɪˈri ɪˌdiz/ (Show IPA) 1. . /ˈnɪərɪɪs/ noun 1. any polychaete worm of the genus Nereis See ragworm
[neer-ee-uh s, neer-yoos] /ˈnɪər i əs, ˈnɪər yus/ noun, Classical Mythology. 1. a sea god, the son of Pontus and Gaea and father of the Nereids. /ˈnɪərɪˌuːs/ noun 1. (Greek myth) a sea god who lived in the depths of the sea with his wife Doris and their daughters the Nereides a Christian at Rome […]