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locking

[′läk·iŋ]
(electronics)
Controlling the frequency of an oscillator by means of an applied signal of constant frequency.
(engineering)
Automatic following of a target by a radar antenna.
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The fewer rows per page, the less intrusive page locking will be because fewer rows will be impacted by a page lock.
This means a CPU does not need to use any locking primitives to access its own data but must use some special communications mechanism to access other CPUs' or threads' data.
Driven by a single hydraulic cylinder, the four damping pistons rotate to fasten on the tiebar teeth, locking in the moving platen.
Soldiers outside Iraq should contact TACOM for the locking bar at DSN 793-29091(309) 782-2909 or email:
The locking cylinders operate with only a small volume of hydraulic oil because they do not have to accommodate large opening and closing strokes.
Labs' customers will be able to implement the device locking technology without requiring changes to application source code or existing license enforcement systems.
Prepaying an old loan and refinancing at a significantly lower rate is not a novelty except for the fact that without simultaneously locking the treasury rate on both the yield maintenance and new rate, it wouldn't have worked," said Simmons.
The new locks or, if desired, a decorative plate with no locking mechanism, will be provided free-of-charge to Lane or Virginia Maid chest owners by calling toll-free 1-888-856-8758, or registering at Lane's web site, http://www.
99), a compact cable locking system consisting of a security bolt that plugs into the laptop's security key slot and a six-foot retractable cable housed in a sturdy case the size of your hand.
The WAR-LOK(TM) internal locking core is designed with a flat-keyed locking system.
Selective unlocking and automatic locking are the two principle features, but neither is mandatory and so far such protection has not produced much benefit in terms of UK car insurance ratings.