noun, Billiards, Pool.
the first ball struck by the cue ball in making a carom.
a ball to be struck by the cue ball; any ball except the cue ball.
(billiards, snooker) any ball except the cue ball, esp one which the striker aims to hit with the cue ball
programming A distributed object system from DEC based on the CORBA standard. (1999-01-14)
A product offering similar facilities to CodeCenter for the C++ language, plus class browsing facilities etc (formerly Saber-C++).
- Object chill
[“Object CHILL – An Object Oriented Language for Systems Implementation”, J. Winkler et al, ACM Comp Sci Conf 1992, pp. 139-147]. (1995-01-31)
- Object choice
object choice ob·ject choice (ŏb’jĭkt, -jěkt’) n. In psychoanalytic theory, the object, usually a person, upon which an individual’s psychic energy is centered.