noun 1. a manned laboratory in space, developed by the European Space Agency, carried aboard an orbiting space shuttle. noun 1. a laboratory in space where scientific experiments are performed, esp one developed by the European Space Agency and carried on a space shuttle
noun 1. lattice (def 4). space lattice noun 1. (crystallog) the more formal name for lattice (sense 4)
noun 1. the projected law that would govern the use of outer space by various nations based on certain treaties.
- Space leak
A data structure which grows bigger, or lives longer, than might be expected. Such unexpected memory use can cause a program to require more garbage collections or to run out of heap. Space leaks in functional programs usually result from excessive laziness. For example, the Haskell function sum  = 0 sum (x:xs) = x […]