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a·li·as

 (ā′lē-əs, āl′yəs)
n.
1. An assumed name: The swindler worked under various aliases.
2. Computers An alternate name or address, especially an email address that forwards incoming email to another address.
3. Electronics A false signal in telecommunication links from beats between signal frequency and sampling frequency.
adv.
Also known as; otherwise: Johnson, alias Johns.

[Latin aliās, otherwise, at another time, from feminine accusative pl. of alius, other; see al- in Indo-European roots.]
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alias

(ˈeɪlɪəs)
adv
at another time or place known as or named: Dylan, alias Zimmerman.
n, pl -ases
an assumed name
[C16: from Latin aliās (adv) otherwise, at another time, from alius other]
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a•li•as

(ˈeɪ li əs)

n., pl. -as•es,
adv. n.
1. a false name; an assumed name.
adv.
2. otherwise called. “Simpson alias Smith”.
[1525–35; < Latin: at another time, otherwise; compare else]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.alias - a name that has been assumed temporarily
name - a language unit by which a person or thing is known; "his name really is George Washington"; "those are two names for the same thing"
Adv.1.alias - as known or named at another time or placealias - as known or named at another time or place; "Mr. Smith, alias Mr. Lafayette"
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alias

noun
1. pseudonym, pen name, assumed name, stage name, nom de guerre, nom de plume He had rented a house using an alias.
adverb
1. also known as, otherwise, also called, otherwise known as, a.k.a. (informal) Richard Thorp, alias Alan Turner
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Translations
إسْم مُسْتَعَاراِسْم مُسْتَعارالشَهير بِـالمَعْرُوف بِكَذا، المُكَنَّى بِكَذَا
aliasfalešné jménojinak zvanýpseudonym
aliasdæknavnmed dæknavn
salanimitoiselta nimeltään
pseudonimzvan
más: más néven
falskt nafn, tökuheitiöîru nafni, einnig nefndur
・・・の別名で知られる別名
...라는 통칭으로 알려진가명
kitaip darpravardėslapyvardis
citā vārdāpieņemts vārds
falošné menoinak zvaný
lažno ime
alias
ฉายาอีกนัยหนึ่งเรียกว่า
diğer adıylanamı diğersahte adtakma adtakma adı ile
biệt hiệubiệt hiệu là

alias

[ˈeɪlɪəs]
A. Nalias m inv
B. ADV Smith alias StevensSmith alias Stevens
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alias

[ˈeɪliəs]
advalias
Peter Lewis, alias John Lord → Peter Lewis, alias John Lord
nfaux nom m, nom m d'emprunt
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alias

advalias
nDeckname m
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alias

[ˈeɪlɪəs]
1. nfalso nome m, pseudonimo
2. advalias, altrimenti detto/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

alias

(ˈeiliəs) noun
a false name. What alias did the crook use this time?
adverb
otherwise known as. John Smith, alias Peter Jones.
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alias

اِسْم مُسْتَعار, الشَهير بِـ alias, pseudonym alias alias, Deckname ή, ψευδώνυμο alias salanimi, toiselta nimeltään alias, pseudonyme pseudonim, zvan alias, pseudonimo ・・・の別名で知られる, 別名 ...라는 통칭으로 알려진, 가명 alias alias, dekknavn alias, fałszywe nazwisko aliás, pseudónimo, pseudônimo иначе, прозвище alias ฉายา, อีกนัยหนึ่งเรียกว่า diğer adıyla, takma ad biệt hiệu, biệt hiệu là 别名, 化名
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The six CNTG members go by the following aliases: alias Susan, alias Joey/BUnso, alias Loyd, alias Rico, alias Mike and alias Wanning.
The Wikipedia [an online encyclopedia] is an open source, and anyone can put up aliases for places.
10 ( ANI ): Using simple steps Outlook users can create multiple email aliases belonging to the true account that can be used for password recovery, or making it difficult for hackers to pull out data through back door.
Creating aliases could also help users keep websites and apps, which force them to register, at bay and also keep it off the hands of annoying marketers.
If you think the signal has harmonics or wideband noise that are above Nyquist, use a hardware filter or a DSP filter to kill those aliases. Keep in mind that a wideband amplifier with a short memory is a risky combination.
The problem of exactly computing aliases in the presence of general pointers is known to be undecidable [Landi 1992; Ramalingam 1994].
We will refer to may-aliases as aliases, whenever the meaning is clear from context.
During the House of Representatives investigation into the Mamasapano debacle Wednesday, de Lima answered a question by Antipolo Representative Romeo Acop if the use of aliases or nom de guerre would invalidate the documents Iqbal signed pertaining to the peace process.
De Lima said the only exception to the prohibited use of aliases is if it is for literary purposes and if the person has admitted that the alias is his nom de guerre.
Determining aliases is one of the fundamental static analysis problems, in part because the precision with which this problem is solved can affect the precision of other analyses such as live variables, available expressions, and constant propagation.
-- The statement x = ***...[*.sub.n1] can cause *x and END to be aliases only if some variable holds the address of END when that statement is executed.
Stressing that he was a "Filipino," the MILF chief negotiator said that the use of aliases was common practice among revolutionary groups.