(pathol) a venereal ulcer caused by an infection with the bacillus Haemophilus ducrey that is not syphilitic Also called chancroid
adjective 1. (of a chocolate or boiled sweet) having a centre consisting of cream, jelly, etc
noun, adjective 1. paperback (defs 1, 2).
- Soft boot
operating system A boot which resets only part of the system. For example, “If you’re running the mess-dos emulator, control-alt-insert will cause a soft boot of the emulator, while leaving the rest of the system running”. Contrast hard boot. [Jargon File] (1995-11-27)
- Software engineering environment
(SEE) A set of management and technical tools to support software development, usually integrated in a coherent framework; equivalent to an IPSE. (1994-11-03)