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Synonyms for kernel

Synonyms for kernel

a fertilized plant ovule capable of germinating


a source of further growth and development

Synonyms for kernel

the inner and usually edible part of a seed or grain or nut or fruit stone

a single whole grain of a cereal

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Kernel page-table isolation is a Linux kernel feature that mitigates the Meltdown security vulnerability by isolating user space and kernel space memory.
Drawing its palm kernel supplies from Cargills other RSPO-certified mills in South Sumatra Sungai Lilin, Tanjung Dalam and Mukut the PT.
Water melon oil was added with mango kernel oil at four different concentrations; 5, 10, 15 and 20% (B1, B2, B3 and B4) and referenced with a control.
Data were recorded on fruit weight (g), fruit width (suture width;mm), fruit length (mm), fruit height (cheek diameter;mm), shell thickness (mm), kernel weight (g), shell weight (g), kernel percentage (%), shoot length (cm), trunk diameter (cm), tree canopy volume (m3), total number of fruits per tree, and the yield per tree (kg/tree).
In Section 3 we give a detailed description of the word-combination kernel.
In future versions of the kernel, the work on integrating Linux and Android will include the addition of better power-management features, according to Linux kernel maintainer Greg Kroah-Hartman.
University of Utah experiments with GPU-acceleration in Linux kernel
Our objective for this study was to describe naked oat panicle and spikelet structure and to describe the observed variation in naked oat kernel size in comparison with hulled oat and their groat.
Popcorn bursts into a fluffy treat when fluid in the kernel heats up.
Stored in every kernel are starch and a bit of moisture.
6 kernel and available for the Apple PowerPC G5, the world's first 64-bit desktop processor.
Peel back some of the layers of husks and look for plump, firm, medium kernels with milky fluid (puncture a kernel one with your fingernail to test; watery liquid indicates immature corn) that are not dry or shriveled.
In a similar test using a corn hybrid that was developed to contain higher than normal amounts of oil, the pattern was similar, but insect survivability was greater at every level of kernel damage.
New exploits employing kernel mode rootkits are becoming more prevalent and allow the hacker to "own" your system without you knowing it.