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cron in Technology

operating system
The Unix clock daemon that executes commands at specified dates and times according to instructions in a "crontab" file.
Unix manual page: cron(8).

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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  • "The cron Strasse," Malcolm said promptly in answer to the implied question.

  • And there was a woman there, cron, mother to Fianlug, grinding the spears.

    Gods and Fighting Men Lady I. A. Gregory

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