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Definition of the noun Hyperdrive

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noun

  1. [science fiction] A means of traveling faster than light.
  2. A state of accelerated action

Film

Hyperdrive is a British television science fiction sitcom broadcast by BBC Two in 2006 and 2007. The working title was Full Power. In a 2008 interview, Kevin Eldon commented that he considered a third series was unlikely to be commissioned. Set in 2151 and 2152, it follows the crew of HMS Camden Lock as they stumble through their heroic mission to protect British interests in a changing galaxy.

Game

"Hyperdrive" is a racing video game made by Midway Games in 1997 for the Arcade platform.

  • publisher: Activision
  • released in (17 years ago)

Music

"Hyperdrive" is a musical album of Knight Area.

  • released on

Miscellanea

  1. Hyperdrive is a name given to certain methods of traveling faster-than-light in science fiction. Related concepts are jump drive and warp drive.
  2. Hyperdrive a.k.a. HyperOs HyperDrive: HyperDrive is a series of RAM-based solid-state drives invented by Accelerated Logic B.V. employee Pascal Bancsi, who partnered with the British company HyperOs Systems, who manufactured the retail product. The HyperDrive interfaces with and is recognized by computer systems as a standard hard drive.

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Google previewA Quiet Word (2014)

Lobbying, Crony Capitalism and Broken Politics in Britain by Tamasin Cave, Andy Rowell

The movie's tour was organised by the US Chamber of Commerce," but the business lobby group credited with launching Parent Trigger Laws into hyperdrive is an organisation called the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).

Google previewLimitless Sky (2016)

No Man's Sky Unofficial Discovery Guide by Jeff Cork

A hyperdrive is a must-have accessory for your ship, though, so let's ...

Google previewInformation and Communications Security (2003)

5th International Conference, ICICS 2003, Huhehaote, China, October 10-13, 2003, Proceedings by Petra Perner, Dieter Gollmann, Jianying Zhou

The hyperDRIVE is a LDAP [7] schema for representing RBAC. This schema can be considered as a first step for implement RBAC using the PDP/PEP approach. However, hyperDRIVE was elaborated before the PCIM standard, and has been ...

Google previewSelf-Managing Distributed Systems (2004)

14th IFIP/IEEE International Workshop on Distributed Systems: Operations and Management, DSOM 2003, Heidelberg, Germany, October 20-22, 2003, Proceedings by Marcus Brunner, Alexander Keller

The hyperDRIVE is a LDAP schema for representing RBAC. This schema can be considered as a first step for implement RBAC using the PDP/PEP approach. However, hyperDRIVE was elaborated before the PCIM standard, and has been ...

Google previewCassell's Dictionary of Slang (2005)

by Jonathon Green

hyperdrive whore n. [1980s+] (US campus) a highly promiscuous woman. (SE hyperdrive, an SF coinage to indicate ultra-fast speeds + whore] hyperjacks n.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Popular Music (2011)

by Colin Larkin

The tracks included 'Ride The Tiger', which was accompanied by an imaginatively graphic, early video and 'Hyperdrive', a Slick magnum opus featuring Chaquico's frantic screaming guitar. Old Jefferson Airplane fans were delighted to hear ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Weird Westerns (2016)

Supernatural and Science Fiction Elements in Novels, Pulps, Comics, Films, Television and Games, 2d ed. by Paul Green

Space Western adventures from the elite Series-5 Galaxy Rangers as they protect the Earth and its allies from the Crown Empire with the help of alien hyperdrive technology in the final decades of the 21st century. With stories and character ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings (2017)

by Steve Sullivan

They kicked the song into hyperdrive, with a sizzling duet section between Scruggs on five-string banjo and Benny Martin on fiddle . The band's commercially issued version for Mercury two and a half years later with different personnel (Benny ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of English (2010)

by Angus Stevenson

hyperdrive > noun (in science fiction) a supposed propulsion system for travel in ...

Google previewConcise Oxford English Dictionary (2011)

Luxury Edition by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite

hyperdrive P n. (in science fiction) a supposed propulsion system for travel in hyperspace. hyperemia P II. US spelling of HYPERAEMIA. hyperesthesia P II. US spelling of HYPERAESTHESIA. hyperextend P v. forcefully extend a ...

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Scrabble value of H4Y4P3E1R1D2R1I1V4E1

The value of this 10-letter word is 22 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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