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AWE

AWE

(1) (Advanced Wave Effects) A Creative Labs brand for its Sound Blaster cards. See Sound Blaster.

(2) (Address Windowing Extensions) A Microsoft Windows programming interface (API) that allows an application to use more memory than it has reserved within its own address space. If a 32-bit operating system is used, and the application reaches beyond the 4GB limit, AWE uses the CPU's Physical Address Extension (see PAE).
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I understand it all now," he exclaimed, with awestruck dismay.
Summary: As the season of reaping hashish descends upon us, we are yet again awestruck by the scale of this industry.
CANADIAN ARTIST Julie Oakes' Awestruck Calendar of Ecology exhibit looks to a future Earth wounded by both natural and human-created devastation.
He was a bit awestruck by the attention at first but now he's taking it in his stride," said spokesman Keith Wallace.
Noureddine's masterpieces featuring two verses from the holy Quran have left the audience awestruck.
In an engaging, unapologetic style, the authors and production partners maintain their edge of professionalism as they hunt down the biggest of the big, managing to keep themselves only minimally awestruck (Kramer swiped paper towels from Sinatra's bathroom).
Avocet, Albatross, Anhinga, all awestruck at Adelie's amazing aptitude.
About Qatar, Luiz said, "This is my first time in Qatar and I am completely awestruck by the level of professionalism shown by them in conducting such a major event.
We were awestruck by her courage and filled with hope knowing this is only the beginning of her extraordinary efforts to make the world a better place," he said.
WE knew we would be enchanted and awestruck by the London Paralympics - yet some doubted whether we would be able to regard the competitors as true elite sportsmen.
I'M awestruck at my Muslim neighbours' fidelity to their annual Ramadam, those 40 days when they must allow neither food nor drink to pass their lips in daylight hours.
Summary: Millions of people across the world have been left awestruck after an annular eclipse took place from Asia to the West Coast of America.