a Jewish rite, performed on the afternoon usually of the first day of Rosh Hashanah, in which the participants symbolically cast off their sins by gathering along the banks of a river, stream, or the like and reciting prayers of repentance.
noun 1. a device for measuring small temperature changes. It depends on the changes of pressure resulting from expanding or contracting solids
noun 1. a definite piece of work assigned to, falling to, or expected of a person; duty. 2. any piece of work. 3. a matter of considerable labor or difficulty. 4. Obsolete. a tax or impost. verb (used with object) 5. to subject to severe or excessive labor or exertion; put a strain upon (powers, […]
noun, Computers. 1. a row of buttons on a display screen that are clicked on to start software applications or switch between open applications or active windows. noun 1. a row of selectable buttons and icons typically running along the bottom of a computer screen, displaying information such as the names of running programs taskbar […]
- Task control block
architecture An MVS control block used to communicate information about tasks within an address space that are connected to an MVS subsystem such as MQSeries for MVS/ESA or CICS. FAQ (http://www-4.ibm.com/software/ts/mqseries/library/manuals/csqfao/CSQFAO22.HTM). (2000-12-30)