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Parasol

Parallel Systems Object Language.

An object-oriented language which supports network and parallel computing. It has modules and exceptions.

["The Parasol Programming Language", R. Jervis <hjervis!rbj@uunet.uu.net>, Dr Dobbs J, Oct 1993, pp. 34-41].

Parasol

An umbrella form on top of a Chinese pagoda.
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At the turn of the lane he saw Miss Blenker standing at the gate and waving the pink parasol.
"Oh, it's of no consequence," the poor girls would murmur in reply, and covertly draw rugs and coats over themselves, and try and protect themselves with their lace parasols.
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Heurtault's collection of French umbrellas and parasols, as well as those he created himself, are on view along with contemporary art at the Platform-L Contemporary Art Center in southern Seoul.
On the other hand, under the aegis of strategic partnership agreement with Bahama, Germany's leading parasol brand, both the companies will co-operate to co-design and develop solar powered parasols.
Parasols continued to be popular - and the most effective way of staying cool - for the next few decades and in the 1950s they were even big enough to provide shade for three at a time.
Parasol is used for chronic eye conditions, from grade two upwards on the DEWS grading scale to contact lens-induced eye dryness and end-of-day discomfort.
But there was one moment of panic 90km from the finish line when a spectator's parasol blew on to the road.
One minute you're just cruising along, and the next there's a massive parasol and everyone is dodging it.
At Parasol, we strongly believe in the matters that concern the people and agencies we work with every day," says Brogden.
The Driveco Parasol design integrates ecology and technology with a wooden framework supporting the photovoltaic panels, thus providing protective shade for vehicles while they charge.