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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.
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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.
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Puedo ir caminando pero nuestras calles son casi tan peligrosas como las de los humanos; mejor no voy
Anhelantes de la trascendencia, los politicos en general y los mexiquenses en particular, como proceres de la patria, acaparan con sus nombres las calles, parques publicos, escuelas, bibliotecas, centros culturales, mercados, e inclusive, un asta bandera monumental.
Habiendo hecho un recorrido urbano por un grupo de calles, el acapite expone los resultados de la experiencia.
Los malaguenos que viven en directo las vicisitudes, alegrias y preocupaciones de las Campos, una queridisima saga en su tierra natal, estuvieron encantados con esta imagen de Jose Valenciano y Terelu cogidos de la mano paseando por las calles del casco historico.
La secuencia de hechos que hilvanan el relato sobre los origenes de la Compania Azucarera del Mante dejan de manifiesto como Plutarco Elias Calles aprovecho sus influencias politicas para obtener financiamiento del Banco de Mexico y, no obstante que trasgredia la ley de la institucion, consiguio prerrogativas respecto al pago de cuotas de agua, contribuciones fiscales y abonos del prestamo contraido con el banco central, que resultaron beneficas para el y los grandes propietarios riberenos.
Antonio Calles says oleic acid is recognized by people in the medical community and the American Heart Association as the good fat for the heart.
En la vida diaria las banquetas por las que caminamos se encuentran rodeadas de conflictos que van desde decidir quien pasara primero la calle, hasta pensar si un automovilista tiene mas potestad para usar las calles que un manifestante o un vendedor ambulante.
Con los acontecimientos que han repletado las calles desde junio pasado en Sao Paulo y otras capitales del pais, se pone meridianamente en claro que se acabo el sueno de un Brasil de pleno empleo y crecimiento exponencial.
El mensaje de las calles es sencillo: nuestros gobiernos se alejaron de la base social.
Este termino proviene del frances gloriette, <<pequena gloria>>, y es una plaza circular situada en la confluencia de dos o mas calles o avenidas, alrededor de la cual circulan los automoviles.
As Calles continues her story, she seems to mourn for the parts of her life that remain forgotten, and worries that she is "inefficient" at saying what really she means.
It is to America's everlasting shame that our White House and State Department not only aided Calles in this deception but also provided him with arms and airplanes, while blocking all attempts by the Cristeros--Christian freedom fighters--to buy arms and munitions.