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Meaning of ORCA

Pronunciation:  'orku

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  predatory black-and-white toothed whale with large dorsal fin; common in cold seas

ORCA is a 4 letter word that starts with O.


 Synonyms: grampus, killer, killer whale, Orcinus orca, sea wolf
 See Also: dolphin, genus Orcinus, Orcinus



Computing Dictionary

Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, 1986. Similar to Modula-2, but with support for distributed programming using shared data objects, like Linda. A 'graph' data type removes the need for pointers. Version for the Amoeba OS, comes with Amoeba. "Orca: A Language for Distributed Processing", H.E. Bal <bal@cs.vu.nl> et al, SIGPLAN Notices 25(5):17-24 (May 1990).

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing an orca in your dream means distrust and suspicious motives.