AMPLE


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

AMPLE

(language, music)
A FORTH-like language for programming the 500/5000 series of add-on music synthesisers for the BBC Microcomputer. AMPLE was produced by Hybrid Technologies, Cambridge, England in the mid 1980s. Many AMPLE programs were published in Acorn User magazine.
References in classic literature ?
For a time Werper hid behind one of the lesser boulders that were scattered over the top of the hill, but, seeing or hearing nothing of the Englishman, he crept from his place of concealment to undertake a systematic search of his surroundings, in the hope that he might discover the location of the treasure in ample time to make his escape before Tarzan returned, for it was the Belgian's desire merely to locate the gold, that, after Tarzan had departed, he might come in safety with his followers and carry away as much as he could transport.
Billings was satisfied, as were the rest of us, that this was the beach mentioned by Bowen, and we further found that there was ample room to assemble the sea-plane.
He has now had ample time to read all that I have written to him, and to reflect on it in the retirement of his own study.
It is true that the science of medicine, as it now exists, contains few things whose utility is very remarkable: but without any wish to depreciate it, I am confident that there is no one, even among those whose profession it is, who does not admit that all at present known in it is almost nothing in comparison of what remains to be discovered; and that we could free ourselves from an infinity of maladies of body as well as of mind, and perhaps also even from the debility of age, if we had sufficiently ample knowledge of their causes, and of all the remedies provided for us by nature.
But it is necessary also to confess that the power of nature is so ample and vast, and these principles so simple and general, that I have hardly observed a single particular effect which I cannot at once recognize as capable of being deduced in man different modes from the principles, and that my greatest difficulty usually is to discover in which of these modes the effect is dependent upon them; for out of this difficulty cannot otherwise extricate myself than by again seeking certain experiments, which may be such that their result is not the same, if it is in the one of these modes at we must explain it, as it would be if it were to be explained in the other.
This course commended itself to me, as well because I thus afforded myself more ample inducement to examine them thoroughly, for doubtless that is always more narrowly scrutinized which we believe will be read by many, than that which is written merely for our private use (and frequently what has seemed to me true when I first conceived it, has appeared false when I have set about committing it to writing), as because I thus lost no opportunity of advancing the interests of the public, as far as in me lay, and since thus likewise, if my writings possess any value, those into whose hands they may fall after my death may be able to put them to what use they deem proper.
It was something which he felt rather than perceived, and he never voiced the feeling without subsequent regret and ample atonement.
Seed-to-sale cannabis company Ample Organics Inc revealed on Tuesday the launch of a strategic partnership to enhance its customer offering in Canada's cannabis market with Braingrid Corporation, a provider of affordable, scalable, and rapidly deployable sensor platforms for precision agriculture.
China's central bank has said that it will strive to keep ample liquidity in the market.
Ample Hills will open next to the highly anticipated Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club.
Full Chance is a portfolio company of Ample Luck, a leading boutique merchant bank which has expertise in a broad range of fields from technology, education, wine, to media and culture as well as a private equity fund management company.
1 December 2011 - Finnish packaging company Huhtamaki Oyj (HEL:HUH1V) said on Wednesday it had bought the assets and business of US folding cartons converter Ample Industries Inc for EUR23m.