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(1) To make available. When software "exposes" certain functions, it makes those routines available to the programmer through a programming interface (API). If a company "exposes" its Web services, it is making certain services available to users or to other companies over the Web.

(2) (Exposé) A feature of the Mac OS X operating system, starting with Version 10.3, that shrinks all open windows and displays them side-by-side. It is similar in purpose to the Flip 3D feature in the Windows Aero interface. See Flip 3D.


All Windows Displayed
Expose displays all open windows so that users can quickly decide which one they want to jump to.
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We would be exposing why Nitin Gadkari's doesn't say anything," she added.
For instance, contaminant-induced mortality can be later ameliorated by reduced competition among the survivors, a concept we refer to as "density-mediated compensation." Alternatively, it can be exacerbated by toxicant effects that persist or appear after exposure, a phenomenon we term "carryover effects." We developed a laboratory framework for testing the contribution of exposure, density-mediated, and carryover effects to net survival, by exposing embryos and larvae of the streamside salamander (Ambystoma barboum) to atrazine (0, 4, 40, 400 ppb; 3 ppb is the U.S.
Charles Key observed: "Most of the credit for keeping the public informed, in the midst of a mainstream media blackout, goes to THE NEW AMERICAN and investigative reporter William Jasper."(For more information about TNA's OKC investigation, see page 25.) In our October 12, 1998 issue, we published Osama bin Laden's grim visage on the cover, exposing his importance in the international terror network almost three years before 9/11.
Sarah had the spiders weave one web before exposing them to smoke.
He was not merely exposing his feet to others to be washed, he was baring his whole body in all of its shamefulness so that all of us might be washed.
Extraoral x-ray systems don't rely on exposing x-ray film directly.
Barclay wrote in his opinion that the human rights panel "was correct in concluding that the advertisement can objectively be seen as exposing homosexuals to hatred or ridicule."
The first person to be charged under South Dakota's law was Nikko Briteramos, 18, who was arrested in late April and is accused of exposing at least 10 women to the virus.