An early system on MIT’s Whirlwind.
[Listed in CACM 2(5):16 (May 1959)].
noun, verb (used without object) 1. somersault. noun 1. an acrobatic movement, either forward or backward, in which the body rolls end over end, making a complete revolution. 2. such a movement performed in the air as part of a dive, tumbling routine, etc. 3. a complete overturn or reversal, as of opinion. verb (used […]
noun 1. star-of-Bethlehem. star-of-Bethlehem [stahr-uh v-beth-lee-uh m, -li-hem] /ˈstɑr əvˈbɛθ li əm, -lɪˌhɛm/ noun, plural stars-of-Bethlehem. 1. any of several plants belonging to the genus Ornithogalum, of the lily family, having grasslike leaves and clusters of white flowers. star-of-Bethlehem noun 1. Also called starflower. a Eurasian liliaceous plant, Ornithogalum umbellatum, naturalized in the eastern US, […]
noun, Astronomy. 1. the solstice on or about June 21st that marks the beginning of summer in the Northern Hemisphere. summer solstice noun 1. the time at which the sun is at its northernmost point in the sky (southernmost point in the S hemisphere), appearing at noon at its highest altitude above the horizon. It […]
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plural noun 1. (vet science) a condition of horses in which itchy lesions are caused by infestation of wounds with Habronema larvae from flies