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Results for: unit of data transmission speed, unit of measurement for communication speed (Computers)Translations: 1 - 30 of 2021
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unit of data transmission speed, unit of measurement for communication speed (Computers)baud
(about program code) able to handle several simultaneous or interleaved requests (Computers)reentrant
(Anthropology) pertaining to anthropometry (measurement of the human body and its proportions)anthropometric
(Archaic) type of coin used in Persian; ten-thousand (Persian), Iranian coin, old unit of Persian currencytoman
(Automative) cylinders cast as one unitmonobloc
(Biology) smallest unit of DNA (point where mutation can take place), smallest known unit of mutable DNAmuton
(Biology, Chemistry, Philosophy) monad (simplest indivisible unit, entity, or cell)monas
(British spelling for meter) basic unit of length in the metric system, one hundred centimeters, 39.37 inches; definite measurement; poetic measure; rhythm (in music); instrument that automatically measures quantities of substances (gas, water, or elec...metre
(British spelling variant for decaliter) unit of capacity equal to ten litersdecalitre
(British spelling variant for decameter) unit of length equal to ten metersdecametre
(British spelling variant for decigram) unit of mass equaling one tenth of a gramdecigramme
(British spelling variant for decimeter) unit of length equaling one tenth of a meterdecimetre
(British) hundredth of a gram (unit of measure)centigramme
(Bureau of) Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, automatic transmission fluidATF
(Chemistry) illinium (former name of the metallic element promethium); extension for an Internet address of a person or site located in Israel (Computers)Il
(Computers and Communications) nickname for people who live on the edge of modern society (controlled by media and technology) who fight and defeat the establishment, futuristic science fictioncyberpunk
(Computers) ability to carry out more than one process simultaneously; parallel processing, simultaneous use of several computers for processing tasks, use of multiple computer programming unitsmultiprocessing
(Computers) Alt key (keyboard key pressed in combination with other keys to execute commands)Alt
(Computers) American standard for encoding data that uses a private key algorithm (encodes data in a manner that is extremely difficult to crack)Data Encryption Standard
(Computers) any type of storage medium that can only be written to once but can be read an unlimited number of times (such as a CD-ROM)Write Once Read Many
(Computers) audio player developed by Mediascience, Inc. for listening to various types of computer audio files (such as Windows media files, MP3, WAV, MOD, audio CDs, etc.)Sonique
(Computers) built-in, permanently connected, cannot be changed or adjusted (i.e. of a function or program)hardwired
(Computers) characters that do not appear in a printed document (such as carriage return, tabs, line feed, etc.)whitespace
(Computers) communications port, device in DOS and Windows which relates to the serial ports in a computer; COM file, file which can be operated in DOSCOM
(Computers) composing, preparing of a multimedia display; writing of hypertext and its preparation, writing of computer programsauthoring
(Computers) connected, connected to another computer or to the Internet; available through the Internet, connected via a computer, directly connected to a measurable process, ongoing, on-line, see also:off-line, while connected to a computeronline
(Computers) correction of jagged appearances in graphic objects by filling in the jagged areas with intermediate colors (like antialiasing)oversampling
(Computers) data fed into a computer or received from a computeri/o (input/output)
(Computers) digital interface for musical instruments, standard for information transfer between electronic musical instruments and computersMIDI
(Computers) document used as a foundation for new documents having a uniform style; cutting tool, master, master molecule, pattern, short beamtemplate
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About EUdict

EUdict (European dictionary) is a collection of online dictionaries for the languages spoken mostly in Europe. These dictionaries are the result of the work of many authors who worked very hard and finally offered their product free of charge on the internet thus making it easier to all of us to communicate with each other. For more information about the authors see Credits.

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Total number of language pairs: 412
Total number of translations (in millions): 11.6

Some of the words may be incorrectly translated or mistyped. Look at the list: Available language pairs. EUdict is online since May 9, 2005 and English<>Croatian dictionary on tkuzmic.com since June 16, 2003.

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Perhaps the best way to enable dictionary search is through integration into the search field of your browser. To add EUdict alongside Google, Yahoo!, Amazon and other search engines in Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer, simply click on link after the title Browser integration, select appropriate language pair and confirm your decision. And you're ready to go; select EUdict from the drop-down list in search field (Firefox) or address bar (IE), input a word and press Enter. In Chrome, after clicking on a language pair, go to Settings->Search->Manage Search Engines.... Find EUdict in Other search engines and click Make default. Later you can change default search engine and EUdict will still be accessible in drop-down list in address bar if you type: eudict word. Internet Explorer 8+ users can also use something else: Accelerators.

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Tips and tricks

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If no word is submitted an alphabetical list will choose a random word from English-Croatian dictionary. Instead of clicking the Search button, just press Enter. Although EUdict can't translate complete sentences, it can translate several words at once if you separate them with spaces or commas. Sometimes you can find translation results directly from Google by typing: eudict word. If you are searching for a word in Japanese (Kanji) dictionary and not receiving any results, try without Kana (term in brackets). If you are searching for a word in the Chinese dictionary and not receiving any results, try without Pinyin (term in brackets). Disable spellchecking in Firefox by going to Tools->Options->Advanced->Check my spelling as I type. Switch languages with click on the button between language pairs. Why not add a EUdict search form to your web site? Form