(RISQL) A vendor-specific extension to SQL designed specifically for business managers. It augments SQL with a variety of operations appropriate to data analysis and decision support applications such as ranking, moving averages, comparisons, market share, this year vs. last year, etc. It was developed to simplify the creation of complex business queries.
noun, (sometimes initial capital letters) British Informal. 1. any new or little-known university, especially one built since World War II to educate students in industrial regions, emphasizing technical subjects rather than the classics, and often partially supported by government funds. 2. any university lacking the prestige of Oxford and Cambridge.
noun 1. a borough of Greater London, England. noun 1. a borough of NE Greater London: includes part of Epping Forest Pop: 245 100 (2003 est). Area: 56 sq km (22 sq miles)
noun 1. an extreme leftist terrorist organization in Italy. Red Brigades plural noun 1. the Red Brigades, a group of urban guerrillas, based in Italy, who kidnapped and murdered the former Italian prime minister Aldo Moro (1916–78) in 1978
noun 1. an American tree, Cercis canadensis, of the legume family, resembling the Eurasian Judas tree and having small, budlike, pink flowers: the state tree of Oklahoma. 2. any of various related trees. noun 1. an American leguminous tree, Cercis canadensis, that has heart-shaped leaves and small budlike pink flowers Also called American Judas tree