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Meaning of PAL

Pronunciation:  pal

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities
  2. [v]  become friends; act friendly towards

PAL is a 3 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: brother, buddy, chum, chum up, crony, pal up, sidekick
 See Also: befriend, cobber, friend



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Pal\, n. [Etymol. uncertain.]
A mate; a partner; esp., an accomplice or confederate.

Computing Dictionary

1. paradox application language.

2. For the avance distributed persistent operating system.

["PAL Reference Manual", M. Ahlsen et al, SYSLAB WP-125, Stockholm 1987].

["AVANCE: An Object Management System", A. Bjornerstedt et al, SIGPLAN Notices 23(11):206-221 (OOPSLA '88) (Nov 1988)].

3. An object-oriented prolog-like language.

["Inheritance Hierarchy Mechanism in Prolog", K. Akama, Proc Logic Prog '86, LNCS 264, Springer 1986, pp. 12-21].

4. pdp assembly language.

5. pedagogic algorithmic language.

6. programmable array logic.

7. phase alternating line.

Video Dictionary
 Definition: PAL (Phase Alternating Line) is the European video standard with image format 4:3, 625 lines, 50 Hz and 4 Mhz video bandwidth with a total 8 Mhz of video channel width. PAL uses yuv.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: ace, amigo, associate, associate with, assort with, bedfellow, bedmate, bosom buddy, buddy, bunkie, bunkmate, butty, camarade, chamberfellow, chum, chum together, chum with, classmate, clique, clique with, club together, colleague, comate, companion, company, compeer, comrade, confrere, consociate, consort, consort with, copartner, crony, fellow, fellow student, fellowship, flock together, fraternize, girl friend, gossip, hang around with, hang out with, herd together, hobnob with, join, join in fellowship, keep company with, mate, messmate, mingle with, mix with, old crony, pal up with, pal with, pard, pardner, partner, playfellow, playmate, roommate, run, run in couples, run with, schoolfellow, schoolmate, shipmate, side partner, sidekick, sort with, take up with, teammate, tie up with, workfellow, yokefellow, yokemate