The PowerOpen Association defines and promotes the PowerOpen Environment (POE).
- Poweropen association
An independent body established to promote, and test conformance with, the PowerOpen Environment (POE). (1994-11-08)
- Poweropen environment
operating system (POE) A definition containing API and ABI specifications based on the PowerPC architecture. It is not an operating system. The presence of the ABI specification in the POE distinguishes it from other open systems (POSIX, XPG4, etc.) since it allows platform independent binary compatibility which is otherwise typically limited to particular hardware. The […]
noun 1. . A level of income above which it is possible to achieve an adequate standard of living and below which it is not. It fluctuates with the cost of living. Note: Because the poverty level is somewhat artificially established by the government, it can be manipulated for political ends. As with hidden unemployment, […]
[pov-er-tee] /ˈpɒv ər ti/ noun 1. the state or condition of having little or no money, goods, or means of support; condition of being poor. Synonyms: privation, neediness, destitution, indigence, pauperism, penury. Antonyms: riches, wealth, plenty. 2. deficiency of necessary or desirable ingredients, qualities, etc.: poverty of the soil. Synonyms: thinness, poorness, insufficiency. 3. scantiness; […]