Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary

Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of GLUE

Pronunciation:  gloo

Computing Dictionary

A generic term for any interface logic or protocol that connects two component blocks. For example, blue glue is IBM's SNA protocol, and hardware designers call anything used to connect large VLSI's or circuit blocks "glue logic".

[jargon file]

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: accouple, accumulate, adherent, adhesive, affix, agglutinate, albumen, amass, articulate, assemble, associate, band, barnacle, batter, bind, bond, bonnyclabber, bracket, bramble, braze, bridge, bridge over, brier, bulldog, burr, butter, cement, chain, clabber, clap together, collect, combine, comprise, concatenate, conglobulate, conjoin, conjugate, connect, copulate, cornstarch, couple, cover, cream, curd, decal, decalcomania, dough, egg white, embrace, encompass, fix, fuse, gather, gaum, gel, gelatin, glair, glop, gluten, goo, gook, goop, gruel, gum, gumbo, gunk, include, jam, jell, jelly, join, knot, lay together, league, leech, limpet, link, loblolly, lump together, marry, marshal, mass, merge, mobilize, molasses, mucilage, mucus, pair, pap, paste, piece together, plaster, porridge, prickle, pudding, pulp, puree, put together, putty, remora, rob, roll into one, seal, semifluid, semiliquid, size, solder, soup, span, splice, starch, stick, stick together, sticker, sticky mess, syrup, take in, tape, thorn, tie, treacle, unify, unite, weld, yoke