of the nature of contraction.
characterized by alternate contraction and dilation, as the action of the heart.
(esp of the action of the heart) of, relating to, or characterized by alternate contractions and dilations; pulsating
systaltic sys·tal·tic (sĭ-stôl’tĭk, -stāl’-)
Alternately contracting and dilating, as the heart; pulsating.
noun 1. an assemblage or combination of things or parts forming a complex or unitary whole: a mountain system; a railroad system. 2. any assemblage or set of correlated members: a system of currency; a system of shorthand characters. 3. an ordered and comprehensive assemblage of facts, principles, doctrines, or the like in a particular […]
- System 5
- System 7.5
operating system A version of Mac OS, the latest release as of Oct 1996 was 7.5.5. Superseded by Mac OS 7.6 around March 1997. Mac OS home (http://macos.apple.com/). [Dates? Features?] (1997-03-23)
- System account manager
cryptography, operating system, security (SAM) A password database stored as a registry file in Windows NT and Windows 2000. The System Account Manager (SAM) database stores users’ passwords in a hashed format. Since a hash function is one-way, this provides some measure of security for the storage of the passwords. In an attempt to enhance […]