from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The act of assembling.
- n. The state of being assembled.
- n. A group of persons gathered together for a common reason, as for a legislative, religious, educational, or social purpose.
- n. The lower house of the legislature in certain U.S. states.
- n. The putting together of manufactured parts to make a completed product, such as a machine or electronic circuit.
- n. A set of parts so assembled.
- n. A signal by bugle or drum for troops to come together in formation.
- n. Computer Science The automatic translation of symbolic code into machine code.
- n. Computer Science An assembly language.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A set of pieces that work together in unison as a mechanism or device.
- n. A congregation of people in one place for a purpose
- n. A legislative body
- n. assembly language
- n. In Microsoft .NET, a building block of an application, similar to a DLL, but containing both executable code and information normally found in a DLL's type library. The type library information in an assembly, called a manifest, describes public functions, data, classes, and version information.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A company of persons collected together in one place, and usually for some common purpose, esp. for deliberation and legislation, for worship, or for social entertainment.
- n. A collection of inanimate objects.
- n. A beat of the drum or sound of the bugle as a signal to troops to assemble.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of assembling, or the state of being assembled or gathered together.
- n. A company of persons gathered together in the same place, and usually for the same purpose, whether religious, political, educational, or social; an assemblage.
- n. Specifically— The name given to the lower house of the legislature in several of the United States and in some of the British colonies. A company of persons of both sexes met for dancing; a ball; especially, a ball the expenses of which are defrayed by the subscriptions of those who take part in it.
- n. Milit.: The second beating of the drum before a march, upon which the soldiers strike their tents. A drum-beat or bugle-call to bring troops together at an appointed place.
- n. An assemblage or collection of inanimate objects.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a public facility to meet for open discussion
- n. a unit consisting of components that have been fitted together
- n. a group of persons who are gathered together for a common purpose
- n. a group of machine parts that fit together to form a self-contained unit
- n. the social act of assembling
- n. the act of constructing something (as a piece of machinery)
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-- History Today The Life and Times of Mexico is a grand narrative driven by 3,000 years of history: the Indian world, the Spanish invasion, Independence, the 1910 Revolution, the tragic lives of workers in assembly plants along the border, and the experiences of millions of Mexicans who live in the United States.
There are rare cases where software patents make sense, primarily in assembly code areas that are directly linked to hardware and architectural implementations.
This valve assembly is an original build valve that has been installed on the vehicle I believe since flight one of OV105.
The only thing to do with a shuttle extension, after assembly is logistic modules and crew rotations.
What critical missions remain for shuttles unique ablilities after station assembly is completed?
And if you don't have to expend all of your crew time in assembly operations, you might have adequate crew time to actually do something useful in orbit, which might have attracted more scientists because they could have gotten their experiments finished before their students finished their college education or before they retired.
According to Nielsen around MSNBC, Oprah's assembly is primarily female, white, as well as over the age of 55.
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Hmmmmm. Good to see their assembly is Subways-esque for pizzacones except not as cheap … unless you can get full on 1 cone.