A less common synonym for “nullary”, presumably following the more common monadic, dyadic, etc. The term was in use as early as 1976, and probably originated in APL.
[APL: An Interactive Approach, 1976].
[neel des-pe-rahn-doo m; English nil des-puh-ran-duh m] /ˈnil ˌdɛs pɛˈrɑn dʊm; English ˈnɪl ˌdɛs pəˈræn dəm/ Latin. 1. never despair. /ˈnɪl ˌdɛspəˈrændəm/ sentence substitute 1. never despair
[nahyl] /naɪl/ noun 1. a river in E Africa, the longest in the world, flowing N from Lake Victoria to the Mediterranean. 3473 miles (5592 km) long; from the headwaters of the Kagera River, 4000 miles (6440 km) long. /naɪl/ noun 1. a river in Africa, rising in S central Burundi in its remotest headstream, […]
noun 1. pale greenish blue. noun 1.
noun 1. the common African crocodile, Crocodylus niloticus, sometimes growing to a length of 20 feet (6.1 meter): in some areas it is greatly reduced in number and now rare.