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Definition of the noun aglet
What does aglet mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: aglets
- metal or plastic sheath over the end of a shoelace or ribbon
- ornamental tagged cord or braid on the shoulder of a uniform
Alternative definition of the noun aglet
- The cover at the tip of a shoelace, to prevent it from fraying.
- A catkin.
Aglet: An aglet is a small plastic or metal sheath typically used on each end of a shoelace, cord, or drawstring. An aglet keeps the fibers of the lace or cord from unraveling; its firmness and narrow profile make it easier to hold and easier to feed through the eyelets, lugs, or other lacing guides.
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Performance Engineering (2003)
State of the Art and Current Trends by Reiner Dumke, Claus Rautenstrauch, Andreas Schmietendorf, Andre Scholz
An Aglet is a Java object that has the ability to move (be dispatched) autonomously from one computer host to another. This transportation...
by Maria-Athina Mountzia
An aglet is a Java-based autonomous software agent [AGLE 96]. As used in this context, an aglet is a program that can halt itself, ship itself to another computer on the network, and continue execution at the new computer. The key feature of ...
APWeb 2006 International Workshops: XRA, IWSN, MEGA, and ICSE, Harbin, China, January 16-18, 2006, Proceedings by Heng Tao Shen, Jinbao Li, Minglu Li, Jun Ni, Wei Wang
Aglet is a mobile agent technique that was exploited by IBM in Japan with pure Java, and the company provided the practical platform- Aglet Workbench, which allowed...
By far, Aglet is the most successful and comprehensive system .
Proceedings of the International Computer Conference 2006 on Wavelet Active Media Technology and Information Processing (2006)
Chongqing, China, 29-31 August 2006 by Jian Ping Li
The mobile agent platform "Aglet" used in this system is developed by IBM Japanese Company with Java. Up to now, Aglet is the most successful and comprehensive mobile agent system. In this system there are three parts: MA ( mobile agent) ...
Volume 40 - Supplement 25 - An Approach to Complexity from a Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence Perspective to The Virtual Workplace by Allen Kent, James G. Williams
The basic components specific for mobile agents are provided by the aglets framework: An aglet is a mobile Java object and corresponds to mobile agents. Aglets have a globally unique naming scheme. A context is a stationary Java object, ...
Handbook of Telemedicine (1998)
by Olga Ferrer-Roca
An aglet is a persistent and transportable Java" object that executes asynchronously on the host computer in an execution context. - LALO is a language based on the AOP paradigm. An Agent Oriented Programming (AOP) encourages a ...
ABC's of Versability (2015)
by Roger J. Maderia
An aglet is the end of a shoelace. Acridity is bitterness in taste. Ambergris is used in making perfume. It's a sperm whale's secreted waxy paste. Abolition does away with practices. Addicts consider something number one. An avocation is ...
by Amjad Umar
Examples of a few industrial mobile agent platforms are: • Aglets (IBM Japan). An aglet is a Java object that can move from one host on the Internet to another.
Aglet is a large specimen with numerous crowded calicles, many of which are nearly circumscribed and separated by narrow and usually simple collines. The septa are thin, not very wide, rather openly arranged, with slender ...
Stories from Here & There (2013)
by Robert Karman
Aglet is the plastic tip on a shoelace. Biffy is a toilet. Cataglottism is kissing with your tongue. Now, the word Floccinaucinihilipilification is something that says absolutely nothing. It is worthless. Genuflect, refers to bending the knee.
by Khosrow-Pour, Mehdi
Merchant aglet forwards consumer's payment and order data with its own signed order information. Merchant aglet brings back authorization receipt from trusted third party. P Figure 3. Architecture framework for online restaurant system << ...
by Mrinal Talukdar
Aglet (agile applet) In computer technology, an aglet is a.
See Aglet.] ...
The English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years: A-E (1898)
by Joseph Wright
AGLET, sb. Sc. Cum. Yks. l.W. Also written yiglet Cum., aiglet Sc. (_]Aivi.) [a' glat, E'glat.] 1. The metal end or tag of a bootlace, &c. (Cf. aiglet, sb.') Sc. Aiglct,a tagged point (_]AM.). Cum.8 Aglet, the metal end of a bootlace, Bzc. n.Yka.3 To ...
by Bartłomiej Beniowski
AGITAToR Ajitator AGLET Aglet || AGGLUTINANTs Agliu'tinÁnts - AGGLUTINATE Agliu'tinat Agglutisation Agliutina'- shon AGGLUTINATIVE Agliutina'tiv AGGRANDIZE Agrandyz AGGRANDIZEMENT Agrandyzment AGGRAVATE agravat ...
From the First Century B.C. to C. 1760 by James Robinson Planché
AGLET, ANGLET, AIGLET, AIGUILLETTE. (French, aiguillette.) The metal tag to a lace, or point, as it was called ; sometimes used to signify the lace or point itself, as in the ...
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Scrabble value of A1G2L1E1T1
The value of this 5-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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