The comapny that developed the Software BackPlane CASE framework. Their Atherton Tool Integration Services were the basis for the ATIS standard.
a condition, chiefly in children, of slow, involuntary, wormlike movements of the fingers, toes, hands, and feet, usually resulting from a brain lesion. Historical Examples More unusual is the rhythmical closing and opening of the hand, successively, of athetosis. A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I Various noun (pathol) a condition characterized […]
having a keen desire; eager (often followed by for): She has long been athirst for European travel. Archaic. . Historical Examples “And from those tinkling springs for whose water I already am athirst,” added Bradford. Standish of Standish Jane G. Austin See, he yet strives to throw the poison from him; twice have I given […]
athl. athlete athletic athletics
a person trained or gifted in exercises or contests involving physical agility, stamina, or strength; a participant in a sport, exercise, or game requiring physical skill. Contemporary Examples Richard Ben Cramer explores the abduction of Olympic athlete Kari Swenson and the indefatigable sheriff who hunted her abductor. The Ballad of Johnny France Richard Ben Cramer […]