[noo k] /nʊk/
a city in and the capital of Greenland, in the SW part.
the capital of Greenland, in the southwest: the oldest Danish settlement in Greenland, founded in 1721. Pop: 14 350 (2004 est) Danish name (official name until 1979) Godthaab
[noo-val-yoo, nyoo-] /ˈnuˌvæl yu, ˈnyu-/ noun, Optics. 1. .
British. 1. National Union of Women Workers.
/nuːˈxɒlk/ noun 1. a member of a Salishan Native Canadian people of British Columbia Formerly called Bella Coola
- Nuxi problem
data, architecture /nuk’see pro’bl*m/ The problem of transferring data between computers with differing byte order. The string “Unix” might look like “NUXI” on a machine with a different “byte sex” (e.g. when transferring data from a little-endian to a big-endian, or vice-versa). See also middle-endian, swab, and bytesexual. [Jargon File] (2001-06-12)