[uh-fish-uh-lahyz] /əˈfɪʃ əˌlaɪz/
verb (used with object), officialized, officializing.
to make ; place under authority or control.
[uh-fish-uh l] /əˈfɪʃ əl/ noun 1. a person appointed or elected to an or charged with certain duties. adjective 2. of or relating to an or position of duty, trust, or authority: official powers. 3. authorized or issued authoritatively: an official report. 4. holding . 5. appointed or authorized to act in a designated capacity: […]
- Official production system
language (OPS) The first production system (i.e. rule based) programming language, developed at CMU in 1970 and used for building expert systems. OPS was originally written in Franz Lisp and later ported to other LISP dialects. (2003-04-05)
- Official receiver
noun 1. an officer appointed by the Department of Trade and Industry to receive the income and manage the estate of a bankrupt pending the appointment of a trustee in bankruptcy See also receiver (sense 2)
[awf, of] /ɔf, ɒf/ adverb 1. so as to be no longer supported or attached: This button is about to come off. 2. so as to be no longer covering or enclosing: to take a hat off; to take the wrapping off. 3. away from a place: to run off; to look off toward the […]