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(Animals) another name for the silver orfe. See orfe
[C19: from New Latin idus, from Swedish id]


or -id

a suffix used in the names of chemical compounds.


intact dilatation and extraction.


Integrated Drive Electronics: a standard for computer interface ports that allows the disk controller of an IDE-compatible hard drive or CD-ROM drive to be integrated into the disk itself. Compare EIDE, SCSI.
References in classic literature ?
And that is how Raffles and I joined felonious forces on the Ides of March.
He was incensed with his mother Althaea, and therefore stayed at home with his wedded wife fair Cleopatra, who was daughter of Marpessa daughter of Euenus, and of Ides the man then living.
I pick my words with care and pain, loyal as I still would be to my friend, and yet remembering as I must those Ides of March when he led me blindfold into temptation and crime.
To quote from the IDE magazine--Demolition Engineer--"This agreement, which is probably, historically, the most important development in demolition engineering since the IDE was founded, represents a significant move forward for the IDE and brings with it an appreciable increase in the value of IDE membership.
IDE disks are fast, with media rates off the disks of over 45 MB/sec.
The IDE allows the manufacturer to study the device on a specified number of human patients according to the protocol without meeting all FDA requirements for marketed devices.
The suit also contended that nonpayment for these devices "requires the hospitals to choose between nonpayment for services involving IDE devices furnished to Medicare beneficiaries and declining to furnish the often lifesaving treatment the devices afford.
Jack Hughes comes to IDE with over 20 years of executive experience in the global semiconductor and high tech markets while serving at top-ranking OEMs and materials suppliers in the U.
5-inch IDE Plus provides a smooth migration for demanding applications within military and aerospace, telecommunication, transportation and factory automation systems.
IDE RAID is a viable, cost-effective solution for desktops, workstations, and entry-level servers.
Due to these requirements, a conventional magnetic IDE hard disk drive is not always the most suitable embedded storage solution since it is often an "overkill" for the capacity actually required by the application.