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octa

The quantum of clouding with the total sky divided into eight octas. Four octas will mean that half of the sky is covered with clouds. Another similar system divides the sky into ten parts, and each of these parts is called a deca. Octa is sometimes spelled okta. See cloud amount.

Octa

mountain from which sun rises. [Rom. Folklore: Wheeler, 7]
See: Dawn
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The Exynos 8 Octa is Samsung's first integrated one-chip solution in its premium line-up that combines the application processor and modem.
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This included designing a system that automated many functions and created efficiencies that will permit OCTA to better track toll revenues and control operating costs over the long term.
Compared to Exynos 5 Dual, our new Exynos 5 Octa application processors deliver up to 125 percent increase in computing and two times the multimedia performance.
But Samsung had built a reference design to show what the Octa can do.
The incorporation of Urban Solar lighting at bus stops demonstrates the on-going efforts of OCTA commitment to the environment.
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In a struggling economy, transportation projects are vital to improving our infrastructure while putting thousands of people to work," said OCTA Chair Patricia Bates, also the Fifth District Supervisor.