(in military or civilian defense) the most urgent form of alert, signaling that an enemy attack is believed to be imminent.
the signal or alarm sounded for this alert.
Compare blue alert, white alert, yellow alert.
a signal or warning that a critical situation is developing or has occurred.
the period during which a state of crisis or danger is declared to exist.
language The ICWS standard language for Core War “battle programs”. [Spec?] (1998-10-30)
- Red cooking
noun a Chinese cooking method of browning or simmering in soy sauce, giving the food a deep red color Usage Note cooking
noun 1. any of several alcyonarian corals of the genus Corallium, as C. nobile, of the Mediterranean Sea, having a red or pink skeleton, used for jewelry. noun 1. any of several corals of the genus Corallium, the skeletons of which are pinkish red in colour and used to make ornaments, etc Also called precious […]
noun 1. a red blood cell. red corpuscle noun 1. another name for erythrocyte red corpuscle n. See red blood cell.