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LISA definition


1. Local Integrated Software Architecture.
A personal computer introduced by Apple Computer, Inc. in 1983. The LISA was a predecessor of the Macintosh and was the first personal computer on the market with a graphical user interface.
It was origionally named after Steve Jobs's daughter. The acronym was applied later.
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2. A system for statistical data analysis, similar to S.
FTP MIT (ftp://dolphin.mit.edu/).
3. Large Installation Systems Administration.
(2001-10-16)
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LISA
Laser Interferometer Space Antenna
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
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Example sentences for lisa
Lisa was even less impressed when she found out what belle had been doing all afternoon.
Zak then decided he would ask lisa if they could accept the money.
The only difference is that lisa draws her powers from her saxophone.
Lisa was sent home after being in the bottom two three consecutive weeks.
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