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(thermodynamics)

CAL

[kal]
(computer science)
A higher-level language, developed especially for time-sharing purposes, in which a user at a remote console typewriter is directly connected to the computer and can work out problems on-line with considerable help from the computer. Derived from Conversational Algebraic Language.

CAL

On drawings, abbr. for calorie.

CAL

(1)
Computer Assisted Learning.

CAL

(2)

CAL

(1) (Computer-Assisted Learning) See CBT.

(2) (Conversational Algebraic Language) A timesharing language from the University of California.

(3) (Common Application Language) An object-oriented programming language (EIA-721) for communicating to devices on a home network. It started out as part of the CEBus home network and evolved into an EIA standard. See CEBus and Home Plug & Play.

(4) (Client Access License) Microsoft's general term for corporate, volume licensing agreements as opposed to single user registration of software.
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The grain side of our operation continues to post solid results while the agricultural supply operations has out-performed all expectations, with major volume increases in sales of fertilizer and crop protection products", stated John Cales, President and CEO.
In January of 1996, John Cales announced that Humboldt Flour Mills would be proceeding with the registration and certification of ISO 9002, a quality assurance standard developed by the International Organization for Standardization in Geneva.
We enjoyed our best year ever and the trend appears to be continuing," stated John Cales, President and CEO.
In reporting to directors, Cales emphasized that "in 1995, we continued to strive to deliver our goal to shareholders of producing strong financial results.