apple address resolution protocol
(AARP) Apple’s system to allow AppleTalk protocol to work over networks other than LocalTalk, such as Ethernet or Token Ring. AppleTalk nodes announce their presence to the network so that other nodes can address messages to them. AARP maps between AppleTalk addresses and other schemes. It is actually a general address mapping protocol that can be used to map between addresses at any protocol level.
[G. Sidhu, R. Andrews, and A. Oppenheimer, “Inside AppleTalk”, Addison Wesley, 1990].
- Apple attachment unit interface
apple attachment unit interface hardware, networking (AAUI) A 14-position, 0.050-inch-spaced ribbon contact connector. Early Power Macs and Quadras had an AAUI (Apple Attachment Unit Interface) port (rectangular shaped) for Ethernet, which requires a transceiver. To use twisted pair cabling, you would need to get a twisted pair transceiver for the computer with an AAUI port. […]
- Apple bee
Chiefly New England. a social gathering at which apples are prepared for drying. Historical Examples As to its food,—the apple bee Is fond of doughnuts, cheese and tea. A Phenomenal Fauna Carolyn Wells In country villages is found The apple bee with buzzing sound. A Phenomenal Fauna Carolyn Wells
- Apple blight
noun an aphid, Eriosoma lanigera, that is covered with a powdery waxy secretion and infests apple trees Also called American blight Historical Examples Blights are all over, the pear blight, the apple blight, the lettuce blight. Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Various
- Apple blossom
the flower of the apple tree: the state flower of Arkansas and Michigan. Historical Examples These trees look very nice in the spring when the apple blossom is out, and again in the autumn when the fruit is ripe. The Toilers of the Field Richard Jefferies In spring the blue bell, cherry, and apple blossom […]