Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of ALGOL

Pronunciation:  'algâl

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  ALGOrithmic Language; a programming language used to express computer programs as algorithms
  2. [n]  second brightest star in Perseus; first known eclipsing binary
 

ALGOL is a 5 letter word that starts with A.

 

 See Also: algebraic language, binary, binary star, double star, Perseus

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Al"gol\, n. [Ar. al-gh[=u]l destruction, calamity, fr.
gh[=a]la to take suddenly, destroy.] (Astron.)
A fixed star, in Medusa's head, in the constellation Perseus,
remarkable for its periodic variation in brightness.

 
Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

algol 60

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY