link

(redirected from Project LINK)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial.

link

1. a connecting piece in a mechanism, often having pivoted ends
2. a unit of length equal to one hundredth of a chain. 1 link of a Gunter's chain is equal to 7.92 inches, and of an engineer's chain to 1 foot

Link

The part of a building addition that connects to an existing building; often recessed from the facade and sometimes constructed of different materials, when the style of the addition is not similar to the existing building.

link

[liŋk]
(civil engineering)
A standardized part of a surveyor's chain, which is 7.92 inches (20.1168 centimeters) in the Gunter's chain and 1 foot (30.48 centimeters) in the engineer's chain.
(communications)
General term used to indicate the existence of communications facilities between two points.
(computer science)
(design engineering)
One of the rings of a chain.
A connecting piece in the moving parts of a machine.

link

(file system)

link

(hypertext)

link

(1) In communications, a line, channel or circuit over which data are transmitted.

(2) An address that points to a Web page or other file (image, video, PDF, etc.) on a Web server. Links reside on Web pages, in email messages and word processing documents as well as any other document type that supports hypertext and URL addressing. See URL and hypertext.

(3) In data management, a pointer embedded within a record that refers to data or the location of data in another record.

(4) In programming, a call to another program or subroutine.
References in periodicals archive ?
The project links up with the Commission's Information Society DG which is leading research in this area (covered by the "Networked Audiovisual Systems and Home Platforms" thematic priority of the EU's Sixth Framework Programme for Research).
The Big Peg, the Birmingham Jewellery Quarter's centre for arts, media and creative commerce, held a party to celebrate the completion of an art project linked to its own name.
The project links with one that was previously funded by the province along Hightway 11 and means that motorists travelling along Highway 17 between Kenora and Thunder Bay, or from Kenora to Fort Frances to Thunder Bay along Highway 11 will have cellular service throughout the trip.
The chief minister has the reputation of speedy, timely and transparent completion of development project and hopefully this important project linked with the historical Pakistan Movement culmination after offering of great sacrifices and sufferings by Muslim men, women and children will be completed with greater determination and commitment.
Minister Aridi for his part confirmed that "this developmental project links between Shouf casa and Aalay, thus it creates a bond between the region's inhabitants."
Youngsters at Robin Hood Primary School met the Sherwood Forest duo yesterday as part of an education project linked to the Birmingham Hippodrome's Robin Hood - The Pantomime Adventure.
The project linked pupils in Istria with youngsters at St Anne's primary in Overbury Street, Kensington, via a series of photographic workshops.