(nPC) A register in a CPU that contains the address of the instruction to be executed next.
operating system The original multitasking operating system that NeXT, Inc. developed to run on its proprietary NeXT computers (informally known as “black boxes”). NEXTSTEP includes a specific graphical user interface, an interface builder, object-oriented application builder, and several “kits” of prebuilt software objects such as the Indexing Kit for databases. This software runs on top […]
- Next to nothing
noun phrase Almost nothing; a very little bit: It’s been very useful and cost me next to nothing (1656+)
- Next week
Related Terms knock someone into the middle of next week
- Next world
noun the hereafter; whatever realm follows death Examples I want to come back as a cat in the next world.