[yoo-bik-wi-tuh s] /yuˈbɪk wɪ təs/
existing or being everywhere, especially at the same time; omnipresent:
ubiquitous fog; ubiquitous little ants.
having or seeming to have the ability to be everywhere at once; omnipresent
“turning up everywhere,” 1837, from ubiquity + -ous. The earlier word was ubiquitary (1580s), from Modern Latin ubiquitarius, from ubique. Related: Ubiquitously; ubiquitousness.
[uhn-der-stan-duh-buh l] /ˌʌn dərˈstæn də bəl/ adjective 1. capable of being ; comprehensible. adj. late 14c., “able to understand;” late 15c., “able to be understood,” from understand + -able. Related: Understandably.
[yoo-nuh-fawr-mi-tee] /ˌyu nəˈfɔr mɪ ti/ noun, plural uniformities. 1. the state or quality of being ; overall sameness, homogeneity, or regularity: uniformity of style. 2. something . /ˌjuːnɪˈfɔːmɪtɪ/ noun (pl) -ties 1. a state or condition in which everything is regular, homogeneous, or unvarying 2. lack of diversity or variation, esp to the point of […]
- Non-uniform memory access
architecture (NUMA) A memory architecture, used in multiprocessors, where the access time depends on the memory location. A processor can access its own local memory faster than non-local memory (memory which is local to another processor or shared between processors). (1995-11-12)
- Non-uniform rational b spline
graphics, mathematics (nurbs) A common term in Mechanical CAD. The NURBS has excellent continuity characteristics which make it useful for creating accurate models in 3D geometry generation and computer modelling. [What is a nurbs? an rbs? a bs? a s?] (1996-08-27)