a paradise believed by the followers of a Mahayana sect (Pure Land sect) to be ruled over by a Buddha (Amida) whose hope it is to bring all beings into it.
- Pure land sects
plural noun 1. Mahayana Buddhist sects venerating the Buddha as the compassionate saviour
noun, Genetics. 1. a uniform strain of organisms that is relatively pure genetically because of continued inbreeding and artificial selection. noun 1. a breed or strain of animals or plants in which certain characters appear in successive generations as a result of inbreeding or self-fertilization
An incremental linker from Pure Software.
- Pure lisp
A purely functional language derived from Lisp by excluding any feature which causes side-effects.