calling sequence

calling sequence

[′kȯl·iŋ ‚sē·kwəns]
(computer science)
A specific set of instructions to set up and call a given subroutine, make available the data required by it, and tell the computer where to return after the subroutine is executed.
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Kevin set his son up for a squirrel hunt in the timber and then headed to a field edge to begin a calling sequence.
Make sure you have an arrow nocked, and be ready to shoot immediately following a calling sequence, because a buck can come in fast.
It allows conversations and text messages to be monitored and copied after the virus breaks into the calling sequence, said Zou Shihong, a security expert with NetQin Mobile Inc.
Also, if you notice the birds flaring when you start a calling sequence, quit.
The container shipping network design problem (CSNDP) involves selecting a group of calling ports from a set of candidate ports and determining the calling sequence.
By tracing this information among participating web services it is possible to generate the complete calling sequence of the web service.
For example, if the calling sequence of the submitted fcn is fcn(n, x, y), ADIFOR generates an error because it is assuming that the dependent variables are f, and there is no reference to f in this calling sequence.
No matter how advanced the application, the calling sequence remains transparent to users.
Each element has a calling sequence which identifies other elements directly referenced.
Regardless of what type of calling you're attempting, have your bow in hand if possible or, if not, grab your bow immediately after finishing your calling sequence.
I had just finished a calling sequence when I caught a flicker of an ear off in the distance.