physical training that utilizes isometric, isotonic, or isokinetic exercise to strengthen or develop the muscles.
noun, Metallurgy. 1. an instrument for measuring the temperature of a metal, utilizing the principle that the electrical resistance of the metal varies with the temperature. resistance thermometer noun 1. an accurate type of thermometer in which temperature is calculated from the resistance of a coil of wire (usually of platinum) or of a semiconductor […]
noun 1. a source of supply, support, or aid, especially one that can be readily drawn upon when needed. 2. resources, the collective wealth of a country or its means of producing wealth. 3. Usually, resources. money, or any property that can be converted into money; assets. 4. Often, resources. an available means afforded by […]
- Resource access control facility
(RACF) IBM’s large system security product. It originally ran only under MVS but has since been ported to run under VM. (1995-02-07)
- Resource description framework
World-Wide Web, specification, data (RDF) A specification being developed in 2000 by the W3C as a foundation for processing meta-data regarding resources on the Internet, including the World-Wide Web. Resource Description Framework data consists of resources (nodes), and property/value pairs describing the resource. A node is any object which can be pointed to by a […]