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Synonyms for aglet

metal or plastic sheath over the end of a shoelace or ribbon

ornamental tagged cord or braid on the shoulder of a uniform

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IBM's Aglet Workbench Team, Aglets Software Development Kit, 2000
With this in mind, The Aglet Repair Tool has been conceived.
Mobile agent technology has been focus of research for many large research groups, for example, Telescript (White, 1996); AgentTCL (Gray, 1997); Aglet system (Chang & Lange, 1996); Bee-gent and Plangent (Toshiba, 2001); and Hive (Minar, 2000).
Programming Mobile Agents in Java[TM]-With the Java Aglet API.
Lange is also widely known for his invention of the Java aglet, a lightweight mobile agent for the Java programming environment.
The user uses Java Execution Environment (JEE) platform consists of Tahiti server and Java runtime of Aglet development Kit.
The plastic tip on the end of a shoelace is called an aglet.
aeiou words: armigerous, epuration, inquorate, ossuaries, uvarovite lesser-known counterparts: epizootic, anile, estivate, thegosis, trilemma reversible words (semordnilaps): avid, ogre, debut, nonet, rebus words for odds & ends: aglet, chad, tittle, grommet, pintle spell-checker demons: impassible, wether, specie, angary, demur words from placenames: Ultima Thule, El Dorado, Timbuktu, Brigadoon, stoic
The appendix provides systematic, detailed coverage of the Java Aglet API, and describes and illustrates aglet anatomy, context, messaging, and collaboration.
The Aglet Workbench: Programming Mobile Agents in Java.
The appendix provides systematic, detailed coverage of the Java Aglet API describes and illustrates aglet anatomy, context, messaging, and collaboration.
If the top level is somewhere within the neck of the bottle, it is regarded as perfectly filled Aglet The metal or plastic-coated end of a shoelace Ferrule The metal band on the end of a pencil that holds the rubber in place Obdormition Numbness felt after pressure on a limb, such as sleeping on your arm so it falls asleep Peen The curved end of the hammer, opposite the flat hitting side Phosphenes The swirly lights seen when the eyes are closed tightly.
An Aglet is a composite Java object that includes mobility and persistence and its own thread of execution and can communicate with other Aglets.
2,3) Telomeres are the terminal part of chromosomes (similar to the plastic aglets of shoelaces), which are known to shorten with each cell division because of "end replication losses.
They work like plastic aglets on shoelaces, preventing chromosomes from fraying and getting chewed up.