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A programming language, similar to Pascal and developed for the US Department of Defense.

[After Ada Lovelace.]


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(Computer Science) a high-level computer programming language designed for dealing with real-time processing problems: used for military and other systems
[C20: named after Ada, Lady Lovelace, the English mathematician, daughter of Lord Byron (1815–52), who worked with Charles Babbage (1792–1871) and whose description of his computing machines preserved them for posterity]
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Noun1.ADA - an enzyme found in mammals that can catalyze the deamination of adenosine into inosine and ammonia; "ADA deficiency can lead to one form of severe combined immunodeficiency disease"; "the gene encoding ADA was one of the earlier human genes to be isolated and cloned for study"
enzyme - any of several complex proteins that are produced by cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions
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Israel's F-35I Adir are heavily tailored and crafted to Israel's own specifications anwd are embedded with Israeli-made electronic warfare pods as well as Israeli weaponry, all installed after the planes landed in Israel.
(16) The songs in this collection can be linked to five shadow plays, chief among them 'Alam wa-Ta adir. Different hands are witnessed, as the clusters are arranged randomly.
In the perspective of ADIR's head of finance Sfeir, an acquisition of a small insurer's portfolio could be more interesting than an outright corporate takeover.
Adir and Rockinger [21] determined the option price formulas by using the Kummer hypergeometric functions.
(6) ADIR Association, Hopital de Bois-Guillaume, 76230 Bois-Guillaume, France
Graduada em Pintura na Escola Nacional de Belas Artes em 1963 e, especialista em Gravura, foi orientada pelo tambem gravador Adir Botelho.
It was followed by Bancassurance with $74.6 million and a market share of 15.8 percent, Allianz SNA with $63.4 million (13.5 percent), ADIR with $40.9 million (8.7 percent) and LIA with $38.9 million (8.3 percent) as the top five firms among 34 providers of life insurance in Lebanon."
The IAF is scheduled to receive its first Pratt & Whitney F135-powered F-35I Adir aircraft in December of 2016.
Sob orientacao de Adir Botelho, ingressou na Escola Nacional de Belas Artes em 1954, tornando-se aluno nas oficinas de gravura de Raimundo Cela.