a diminutive suffix, corresponding to -idion, used in zoological, biological, botanical, anatomical, and chemical terms:
1. I don’t know. chat I don’t know. (2003-09-23) I don’t know
language 1. Interactive Data analysis Language (Xerox). 2. Interface Description Language (Snodgrass, UNC, Arizona). 3. Interface Definition Language (SunSoft, OMG). 4. Interactive Data Language (Research Systems). (2004-05-07) 1. instrument detection limit 2. interactive data language 3. intermediate density lipoprotein
noun, Electronics. 1. a transmitted control character that holds a position but does not appear in the output at the receiver.
[ahyd-l] /ˈaɪd l/ adjective, idler, idlest. 1. not working or active; unemployed; doing nothing: idle workers. 2. not spent or filled with activity: idle hours. 3. not in use or operation; not kept busy: idle machinery. 4. habitually doing nothing or avoiding work; lazy. 5. of no real worth, importance, or significance: idle talk. 6. […]