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GRAIL

Graphical Input Language.

A flow chart language entered on a graphics tablet. The graphical follow-on to JOSS.

["The GRAIL Language and Operations", T.O. Ellis et al, RM-6001-ARPA, RAND, Sept 1969].

grail

its pursuit is central theme of some Arthurian romances. [Br. Lit.: Le Morte d’Arthur]
See: Quest
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The goal of the Grail Path is to fill the soul with the Light or the Divine Power of Grace.
The Holy Grail has been a issue of controversy and debate amongst historians and theologians - with some religious figures claiming the grail is actually the Holy Chalice, used by Jesus Christ at the Last Supper.
They began work on "Grail to the Thief'' in 2012 as their final project for the interactive media and game development program.
In this session he addressed on how to build a production ready web app in about 30 minutes, wherein, participating architects and developers observed how easy and quickly Grails allows them to convert an idea into a running application.
Grail explains that the biggest component of experiential therapy at Rogers is the recreational therapy piece.
By the time we arrived in the picturesque village of Roslin in southeast Scotland, site of the famous Rosslyn Chapel, a mega energetic vortex and another reputed Holy Grail location, I was still questioning whether the grail existed.
Robert Price from Cadwyn Clwyd and Ynyr Jeffreys-Evans of Llangollen Brewery launch of Holy Grail Ale at Valle Crucis Abbey
Since the washing machine-size Grail probes - short for Gravity Recovery And Interior Laboratory - were squeezed on a small rocket to save on costs, it lengthened the trip and took them 30 times longer to reach the moon than the Apollo astronauts, who took a direct three-day flight.
"Trying to understand how the moon formed, and how it evolved over its history, is one of the things we're trying to address with the Grail mission," said researcher Maria Zuber of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
It is news that will come as a crushing blow to those who hope the Grail may have been hidden somewhere in Staffordshire.
I'll use a couple of particular experiences in Melbourne and in Sydney (the first in the 40s, the second in the late 50s) to illustrate the inevitability, I believe, of conflict between The Grail and Australian church authorities, given their different world views and understandings of 'church'.
The Grail Engine Technologies' Grail 2-stroke engine design uses Pulstar pulse plugs.