snow leopard

(redirected from 64-bit computing)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

snow leopard

n.
A large wild cat (Panthera uncia syn. Uncia uncia) of the highlands of Central and South Asia, having long, thick, whitish-gray fur with dark markings like those of a leopard. Also called ounce2.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

snow leopard

n
(Animals) a large feline mammal, Panthera uncia, of mountainous regions of central Asia, closely related to the leopard but having a long pale brown coat marked with black rosettes. Also called: ounce
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

snow′ leop`ard


n.
a longhaired, leopardlike cat, Panthera(Uncia) uncia, of mountains of central Asia, having a creamy gray coat with rosette spots.
Also called ounce.
[1865–70]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.snow leopard - large feline of upland central Asia having long thick whitish fursnow leopard - large feline of upland central Asia having long thick whitish fur
big cat, cat - any of several large cats typically able to roar and living in the wild
genus Panthera, Panthera - lions; leopards; snow leopards; jaguars; tigers; cheetahs; saber-toothed tigers
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations
snøleopard
References in periodicals archive ?
Clicking on the former will load a support document that details the long process of shifting from 32-bit to 64-bit computing. When comparing the two, 64-bit is more efficient for it can access more memory and harness the power of newer technologies.
The Lenovo A6000 was notable for bringing 64-bit computing to the budget segment.
The advent of 64-bit computing and emergence of big data is expected to provide vital growth opportunities to the IMC market.
Lenovo's first 64-bit powered smartphone, has the punch to take advantage of Google's future versions of Android that supports high-performance 64-bit computing. Running on the Qualcomm's Snapdragon 64-bit Quad Core 1.2GHz processor, it is backed by a 3000mAh battery for all day battery life.
A Qualcomm spokesperson said that comments by CMO Anand Chandrasekher about the 64-bit computing were inaccurate.
64-bit computing on Intel architecture requires a computer system with a processor, chipset, BIOS, operating system, device drivers and applications enabled for IntelA[R] 64architecture.
Companies already running the system are said to be able to easily move to 64-bit computing.
Mobile Applications 55.6% 64-bit computing 49.2% Parallel programming 46.7% Cloud Computing 31.1% Visualization 28.6% Wireless everthing 20.5% Functional programming languages 10.2% Social computing 8.9% 3D screens 7.8% NoSQL databases 7.8% Note: Table made from bar graph.
Yet, the company has consistently been at the forefront of manufacturing innovations that has helped it hold on to its market presence.<p>It was the first to introduce 64-bit computing into the PC industry on both desktop and the server front, while Intel caught on later.
The laptops also come with 64-bit computing, a built-in FM Tuner and Harman Kardon stereo speakers.
Pervasive PSQL vl0 claims to simplify development and deployment, and minimizes the adoption challenges of new technologies including Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, 64-bit computing and multi-core processing.