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EVA

Abbrev. for extravehicular activity. Operations, including repair and maintenance, undertaken by an astronaut or cosmonaut outside a spacecraft. EVA was first achieved in 1965 by the Russians. See Gemini project; Voskhod.

Eva

to marry winner of singing contest. [Ger. Opera: Wagner, Meistersinger, Westerman, 225–228]
See: Prize

Eva

(1)
A toy ALGOL-like language used in "Formal Specification of Programming Languages: A Panoramic Primer", F.G. Pagan, P-H 1981.

Eva

(2)
Explicit Vector Language.
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We are pleased to work with Nuance on this important program," said Jerry Swerdlick, president of EVAS.
Nuance is proud to have been selected by EVAS as an integral technology for this program," said Robert Weideman, senior vice president, Productivity Applications Division, Nuance.
The one-year Computers and Software for the Blind contract awarded to EVAS by the VA went into effect at the end of July 2005 and includes four one-year options for renewal.