CLI

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CLI

or cli,

cost-of-living index.
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Noun1.CLI - a user interface in which you type commands instead of choosing them from a menu or selecting an icon
user interface, interface - (computer science) a program that controls a display for the user (usually on a computer monitor) and that allows the user to interact with the system
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ProteoWizard boasts data library access and browsing and printing capabilities through a common language infrastructure for peptide- and protein-identification data, performance of in silico digests of a protein read, and data-access capabilities that can enable mass spectrometry--based problem solving beyond proteomics investigations.
Microsoft has submitted the Common Language Infrastructure (CLI), which is functional a subset of the CLR, to ECMA, so a third-party vendor could theoretically implement a CLR for a platform other than Windows.
Microsoft also claimed yesterday the C Sharp programming language and Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) are available under Shared Source, but the specifications for these technologies are actually freely available separately, having been ratified as standards by the European Computer Manufacturers' Association (ECMA).