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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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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.
U), a supplier of automotive paint and headlamp protection films, announced on Friday that it has acquired Parasol Canada, a distributor of paint protection and window tint products, for CAD4.
Murilla Gorilla and the Lost Parasol is an import from Canada where it is has, apparently, been positively received by teachers in nursery classrooms.
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She was even nicknamed "The Parasol Princess" as the pictures were beamed around the world.
The polar ice cap acts as a giant parasol, reflecting sunlight back into the atmosphere in what is known as the albedo effect.
A PARASOL manufacturer left its rivals in the shade with a groundbreaking Olympics contract.
Rather than grin and bear the media interest in her nuptuals, Heidi decided to, well, Heidi, under a giant parasol after exiting the church with new hubby Freddie Bourne.
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Opening a parasol, or umbrella, on a blazing hot day continues to be a stylish and effective way to prevent skin cancer in many countries," notes Susan Chon, assistant professor in the Department of Dermatology.