call

(redirected from Calles)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Idioms, Wikipedia.

call,

in finance, see: puts and callsputs and calls,
in securities trading. A call is a contract that gives the holder the right to purchase a given stock at a specific price within a designated period of time.
..... Click the link for more information.
.

call

[kȯl]
(computer science)
To transfer control to a specified closed subroutine.
A statement in a computer program that references a closed subroutine or program.

call

1. Hunting any of several notes or patterns of notes, blown on a hunting horn as a signal
2. Hunting
a. an imitation of the characteristic cry of a wild animal or bird to lure it to the hunter
b. an instrument for producing such an imitation
3. Brit the summons to the bar of a student member of an Inn of Court
4. Theatre a notice to actors informing them of times of rehearsals
5. (in square dancing) an instruction to execute new figures
6. Commerce
a. a demand for repayment of a loan
b. (as modifier): call money
7. Billiards a demand to an opponent to say what kind of shot he will play
8. Poker a demand for a hand or hands to be exposed
9. Bridge a bid, or a player's turn to bid
10. Sport a decision of an umpire or referee regarding a shot, pitch, etc.
11. Business on call
a. (of a loan, etc.) repayable on demand
b. available to be called for work outside normal working hours

call

(1) In programming, a statement that requests services from another subroutine or program. The call is physically made to the subroutine by a branch instruction or some other linking method that is created by the assembler, compiler or interpreter. The routine that is called is responsible for returning control to the calling program after it has finished processing. See stack.

(2) In communications, the action taken by the transmitting station to establish a connection with the receiving station in a dial-up network.
References in periodicals archive ?
El regreso con su correspondiente extravio por calles, rotondas sin senalizar y descampos a oscuras convirtio en leve el peso de la melancolia, al echarle encima el de la repeticion como condena, otra vez dando vueltas, siempre igual, perdida, sin saber por que hago lo que hago, tomando indecisiones, que pesadilla.
The persecution intensified exponentially when President Calles (an avowed Mason) came to power in 1924.
8) Calles (1924-28) was designated by Obregon (1920-24) to be his successor (Leal 1952, 16).
We believe the value of our Las Calles concession will be much higher than the portion of Morelos Sur that was just sold.
Solamente pasea solo por las calles al aburrirse de Marietta, y su flaneur dura poco porque se decepciona del bullicio y desorden de las calles.
Los jugadores de Juncal que dieron a su pais una historica victoria en la primera ronda, provienen de un pueblo de casas ruinosas y calles sin nombre, barridas por el viento del desierto.
The fledging congregation was barely six years old when the militantly anti-Catholic 1910 Mexican Revolution erupted and had less than a decade to recover by the time the repression returned under the Calles and Obregon regimes of the 1920s and '30s.
She wonders, then, why should she allow herself to be "desmilagrada, andando en las calles como cualquiera, vestida de rojo, con el cabello suelto, invocando alas miradas.
y and internationally under the Trimark Pictureet or intranets to hundreds of thousands of use organizations, including turnkey production of live and archived press conferences, earnings conference calles and media events.
Her next feature, El General, about her family's memories of her great grandfather, Mexican President Plutarco Elias Calles, aired on POV in 2010.
Junto a las calles de la capital, flanqueadas por palmeras, hay iglesias pintorescas, cafes al aire libre y museos.