having been as specified at one time; former:
my one-time partners.
occurring, done, or accomplished only once:
his one-time try at elective office.
(prenominal) at some time in the past; former
(Caribbean, informal) at once
- One-time password
security (OTP) A security system that requires a new password every time a user authenticates themselves, thus protecting against an intruder replaying an intercepted password. OTP generates passwords using either the MD4 or MD5 hashing algorithms. The equivalent term “S/Key”, developed by Bellcore, is a trademark of Telcordia Technologies, so the name OTP is used […]
- One-base hit
[wuhn-beys] /ˈwʌnˌbeɪs/ noun, Baseball. 1. (def 24).
- One-banana problem
At mainframe shops, where the computers have operators for routine administrivia, the programmers and hardware people tend to look down on the operators and claim that a trained monkey could do their job. It is frequently observed that the incentives that would be offered said monkeys can be used as a scale to describe the […]
[wuhn-bag-er] /ˈwʌnˈbæg ər/ noun, Baseball Informal. 1. (def 24). noun A one-base hit; single (1880s+ Baseball)