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code name

An internal name given to a product under development. For example, Chicago was the code name for Windows 95; Merced was the code name for Intel's Itanium chip.
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The dry spell caused by El Nino, as well as the devastation caused by Typhoons Karen (international code name Sarika) and Lawin (international code name Haima), slashed output, according to data from the PSA.
Twitter users poked fun at the fact that Abbas's code name was allegedly "mole.
260 pages in length, Code Name Rustler is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on the action and adventure fiction category.
Julia is confessing all she knows to the Gestapo and interwoven in this is the story of Maddie's and her friendship all told in flashbacks and at times what with use of code names and nicknames it can get quite confusing.
According to the Daily Mail, which quoted the Sunday Times, the code name, which when translated means "smart alec" or "cheeky, crafty and cunning", had been "randomly generated by computer".
Code names have become studio staple, designed to throw people off should they pass by a shooting location.
JAL, the nation's largest carrier, has also decided to use the JAL code name for Japan Air System flights in a final-phase effort to complete the integration of business operations under Japan Airlines Systems.
Remember Microsoft's code name "Whistler" for Windows XP?
Royal Tourist" was the code name for an espionage investigation of Taiwan-born scientist Peter Lee, who pleaded guilty in 1997 to giving Communist China critical secrets relating to advanced anti-submarine radar.
A cool code name is a sure sign of an innovative computer product.
Several cables discuss the spying activities of someone with the code name "Ales," who the NSA and FBI concluded was "probably Alger Hiss" Indeed, one of the cables talks about how their source Ales had been at the Yalta Conference and then went on briefly to Moscow--a description that, according to the authors, could only fit Hiss.
Logically enough, the code name for the new machine is the Magic 8-ball.