(PSL) A dialect of Lisp from Utah University. PSL is available as a kit for 68000 and also runs on VAX. It compiles Lisp to C-code virtual machine language.
[“The Portable Standard LISP Users Manual”, TR-10, CS Dept, U Utah, Jan 1982].
[“A Portable Lisp System”, M.L. Griss et al, Proc 1982 ACM Symp on Lisp and Functional Prog, Aug 1982].
- Portable tool interface
programming, standard (PTI) A standard such as PCTE, allowing interworking between different software tools via defined interfaces to the user and to the repository or object management system. (2000-09-25)
[pawr-tuh-buh l, pohr-] /ˈpɔr tə bəl, ˈpoʊr-/ adjective 1. capable of being transported or conveyed: a portable stage. 2. easily carried or conveyed by hand: a portable typewriter. 3. Computers. (of data sets, software, etc.) capable of being used on different computer systems. 4. Obsolete. . noun 5. something that is portable, especially as distinguished […]
portacaval por·ta·ca·val (pôr’tə-kā’vəl) adj. Relating to the portal vein and the inferior vena cava.
- Portacaval shunt
portacaval shunt n. Any of various communications between the portal vein and the general circulation, especially a surgical anastomosis between the portal vein and the vena cava.