Parlance


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Parlance

A concurrent language.

["Parallel Processing Structures: Languages, Schedules, and Performance Results", P.F. Reynolds, PhD Thesis, UT Austin 1979].
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Nicholas, therefore, not being a high-spirited young man according to common parlance, and deeming it a greater degradation to borrow, for the supply of his necessities, from Newman Noggs, than to teach French to the little Kenwigses for five shillings a week, accepted the offer with the alacrity already described, and betook himself to the first floor with all convenient speed.
I won't say in American parlance that suddenly the bottom fell out of the whole of de Barral concerns.
When he told us of a man in a pew, of the change in the bride's manner, of so transparent a device for obtaining a note as the dropping of a bouquet, of her resort to her confidential maid, and of her very significant allusion to claim-jumping--which in miners' parlance means taking possession of that which another person has a prior claim to--the whole situation became absolutely clear.
As a result, the parlance of women became quite different from what men spoke.
Singh on Saturday clarified on the controversy over words 'shaheed' or 'martyr' for policemen/soldiers killed in action and said all were martyrs but in the official parlance, it was termed as 'battle casualty'.
These dynamics are cited by Parlance Corporation in a new study released today that examines the call handling practices of leading companies in the U.
In modern parlance that made it a left-hand holster for if worn on the left side the butt was to the rear.
Proper Yorkie VVEXPLOSIVE finish Loved reading Steve Palmer's struggle to fathom out the sport's parlance in his Racing Education series.
Chas & Dave @ Grand Theatre, Swansea (Friday) [bar] CHAS Hodges and Dave Peacock have, in their own Cockney parlance, had "a right old bubble" during their long, illustrious career.
Christine Le Quellec Cottier, Blaise Cendrars: Un homme en parlance.
To adopt footballing parlance, credit is due to all at Newcastle United for an impressive return to the top flight, particularly to Chris Hughton who has steered a remarkably steady-handed course back to the top.
McLeish, who had Davies as a player at Motherwell, described him as a 'nippy sweetie' - in Scots' parlance an irritant.