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purl

1. a curling movement of water; eddy
2. a murmuring sound, as of a shallow stream

purl

[pərl]
(hydrology)
A swirling or eddying stream or rill, moving swiftly around obstructions.

PURL

(Persistent URL) A URL that points to another URL. PURLs are used when document pages are expected to be moved to different locations from time to time. The PURL is maintained as the official URL for that resource, and when that PURL is requested, a PURL server redirects the browser to the actual current URL. See also Perl.
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Denver Children's Hospital Foundation requires the 20,000 or so participants in its annual Courage Classic bike tour to have a PURL.
Atlikus identifikatoriu naudojimo analize matyti, kad elektronineje leidyboje siuo metu placiausiai paplite ir yra naudojami skaitmeninio objekto identifikavimo DOI ir pastovus unikalieji istekliaus vietos PURL skaitmeniniai identifikatoriai.
For example, he says, companies might send out relatively traditional, mass-designed postcards directing recipients to their own PURLs, where data can be collected on a Web page.
O'Reilly scored a beauty in a women's World Cup match which from memory ended Knit 1 Purl 1.
95) is a fine knitting guide: using only simple knit and purl stitches, knitters can create eye-catching pieces with texture and can incorporate these works in cables, lace and more.
PURL SET: At the Knit In Public Day, outside Huddersfield Library, from left, Angharad Thomas, Chris Freeman, Cath Harris, Kathleen Simmons and Pauline Groves of Yarn (JH120610Aknit-01)
Purl was born in Worcester and graduated from David Hale Fanning School of Health Occupations in 1974.
Award-winning writer Mara Purl deepens the intrigue amid Milford-Haven in the wake of a reporter's sudden disappearance and a deputy's search to find him.
Led by a no-holds-barred Linda Purl as That's the way it often goes when characters cross the residents of Mount Olympus.
To make a hat you will need to know two stitches, knit and purl.
Six University of California campuses dealt a blow to the National Merit Scholarship program in July when its chancellors and Academic Council decided to purl out of the program.
To assure persistence of URLs across time, two methods of naming have been proposed in the United States: the Corporation for National Research Initiatives (CNRI) HANDLE System (Arms, 1996) and the OCLC PURL Resolution with a joint OCLC/CNRI project for creating a name system (URNs) for objects identified by URLs (Weibel & Jul, 1995).