(SOL) An ALGOL extension for discrete simulation by Donald Knuth and McNeley.
[“SOL – A Symbolic Language for General Purpose System Simulation”, D.E. Knuth et al, IEEE Trans Elec Comp, EC-13(4):401-408 (Aug 1964)].
[Sammet 1969, p. 656].
[sing-guh l-ak-shuh n] /ˈsɪŋ gəlˈæk ʃən/ adjective 1. (of a firearm) requiring the cocking of the hammer before firing each shot: a single-action revolver. single-action noun 1. (modifier) (of a firearm) requiring the hammer to be cocked by hand before firing
- Single assignment
programming A property of variables in a functional language. If a variable is only assigned a value once then an instance of that variable is thereafter semantically equivalent to the value. SISAL is an example of a language with this property. See also zero assignment. (2003-12-22)
- Single assignment language
language Any programming language with the single assignment property. (2007-03-21)
Connected to only one of the two rings of an FDDI network. This is the kind of connection normally used for a host computer, as opposed to routers and concentrators which are normally “dual-attached”. (1994-12-13)