Also, small wonder. It’s not at all (or hardly) surprising, as in With the goalie out with a sprained ankle, it’s no wonder you lost the game, or If he finished off all of the turkey, small wonder he has a stomachache. [ c. a.d. 900 ]
- No-write allocation
memory management A cache policy where only processor reads are cached, thus avoiding the need for write-back or write-through. (1996-06-12)
[nou-rooz] /naʊˈruz/ noun 1. the Persian New Year’s Day. 2. Zoroastrianism. the seventh feast of obligation, devoted to fire, the seventh creation.
[nou] /naʊ/ adverb 1. at the present time or moment: You are now using a dictionary. 2. without further delay; immediately; at once: Either do it now or not at all. 3. at this time or juncture in some period under consideration or in some course of proceedings described: The case was now ready for […]
[nout] /naʊt/ noun, plural nowt. Scot. and North England. 1. an ox. 2. a herd of cattle. [noht] /noʊt/ noun, British Dialect. 1. naught; nothing. /naʊt/ noun 1. (Northern English) a dialect word for nothing /naʊt/ noun 1. (Scot & Northern English) a dialect word for bullock, cattle