a keyboard button that functions differently when held simultaneously with the Alt or Control keys
He has not been able to get the system to recognize the meta key.
[met-l] /ˈmɛt l/ noun 1. any of a class of elementary substances, as gold, silver, or copper, all of which are crystalline when solid and many of which are characterized by opacity, ductility, conductivity, and a unique luster when freshly fractured. 2. Chemistry. 3. an alloy or mixture composed wholly or partly of such substances, […]
[met-uh-lang-gwij] /ˈmɛt əˌlæŋ gwɪdʒ/ noun 1. any or symbolic system used to discuss, describe, or analyze another or symbolic system. /ˈmɛtəˌlæŋɡwɪdʒ/ noun 1. a language or system of symbols used to discuss another language or system See also formal language, natural language Compare object language 1. [theorem proving] A language in which proofs are manipulated […]
[met-l-kraf-ting, -krahf-] /ˈmɛt lˌkræf tɪŋ, -ˌkrɑf-/ noun 1. .
noun 1. an electronic device for detecting the presence of metal objects, as one used as a portable sweeping unit or one emplaced in an archway at an airport terminal to detect concealed weapons, explosives, etc. noun 1. a device that gives an audible or visual signal when its search head comes close to a […]