the Latin that became current, notably in scientific literature, after the Renaissance, c1500.
Abbreviation: NL, NL., N.L.
the form of Latin used since the Renaissance, esp for scientific nomenclature Also called Neo-Latin
- New leaf
see: turn over a new leaf
noun 1. the humanist revival of classical Greek and Latin studies and the development of Biblical scholarship in the 15th and 16th centuries in Europe. noun 1. the classical and Biblical studies of Renaissance Europe in the 15th and 16th centuries
noun 1. (sometimes lowercase) a radical leftist political movement active especially during the 1960s and 1970s, composed largely of college students and young intellectuals whose goals included racial equality, de-escalation of the arms race, nonintervention in foreign affairs, and other major changes in the political, economic, social, and educational systems. noun 1. a loose grouping […]
character, jargon /n[y]oo’li:n/ Line feed or other character sequence used to terminate a line of text. Unix uses line feed as its text line terminator – a Bell-Labs-ism rather than a Berkeleyism. Interestingly (and unusually for Unix jargon), it is said to have originally been an IBM usage. Though the term “newline” appears in ASCII […]