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  • I looked over at Jackie and that†™ s the last linear-time memory I have except three other things.

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  • The notional difference is that lists are explicitly made of two-element cons cells, so can be improper lists, while vectors are restricted to being sequences of elements, with no expectations about their representation other than that they're more likely to have characteristics like a contiguous array in memory eg, constant-time indexing, but possibly linear-time concatenation.

    Snell-Pym » Designing a general data model

  • - God is the same, true, but His acts enter into this linear-time universe.

    Evolution and Liberal Christianity

  • Humans who realize they are not completely bound to linear-time restrictions are learning to consciously open doorways into alternative realities through dreams and meditative visualization.

    Arcturian Songs of the Masters of Light

  • "... because radio is an audio-based linear-time medium, the conventions that exist in current 'traditional' radio are there like the conventions of typography, and the medium lead type vs. laser printer didn't really change the basic rules"

    Archive 2006-04-01

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