simple absence sim·ple absence (sĭm’pəl)
A brief loss or impairment of consciousness accompanied by the abrupt onset of spasms or twitchings of cephalic muscles that produce a 3 per second pattern of spikes and waves on an electroencephalogram. Also called pure absence.
- Simple actor language
language (SAL) A minimal actor language, used for teaching in: [“Actors, A Model of Concurrent Computation in Distributed Systems”, G. Agha, MIT Press 1986]. (1994-12-08)
noun, Mathematics. 1. a simple extension in which the specified element is a root of an algebraic equation in the given field.
[sil-vi-kem-i-kuh l] /ˌsɪl vɪˈkɛm ɪ kəl/ noun 1. any of a number of chemicals derived from a tree.
noun 1. a female given name: from a Latin word meaning “forest.”.