[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 […]
adverb 1. (South African, informal) right away; immediately: I’ll do it now-now!
- No wonder
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)