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mL

millilambert; millilamberts.

ml

milliliter; milliliters.

ml.

1.
2.
milliliter; milliliters.
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ml1
 
symbol for
1.  millilitre
2.  mile

ml2
 
the internet domain name for
Mali

ML
 
abbreviation for
Medieval Latin

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ml abbr.
milliliter

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ml or mL  
Abbreviation of milliliter
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ML definition


1. Manipulator Language. IBM language for handling robots.
2. Meta Language. R. Milner et al, 1973. A strict higher-order functional language. It was the first language to include polymorphic typing which was statically-checked. It also had garbage collection and a formal semantics.
It began as the metalanguage for the Edinburgh LCF proof assistant. (LCF="Logic for Computable Functions") People soon noticed that ML could be a useful general programming language and stand-alone versions were implemented. Standard ML (SML) is a descendant of these (and related languages such as Hope).
The "metalanguage" aspect has long since disappeared from the language itself (although there are some systems that still use it that way). The historical name is now so inappropriate that asking what ML stands for is like asking what C or Unix stands for. It doesn't stand for anything; it just is.
LCF ML was implemented in Stanford LISP. Cardelli (1981) implemented ML in Pascal using the Functional Abstract Machine (FAM). It has been significantly redesigned to produce Standard ML and Lazy ML.
["A Metalanguage for Interactive Proof in LCF", M.J.C. Gordon et al, 5th POPL, ACM 1978].
(2006-07-21)

ml definition

networking
The country code for Mali.
(1999-01-27)

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Abbreviations & Acronyms
ml
  1. Malayalam

  2. milliliter

mL
millilambert
Ml
Malachi
ML
  1. Medieval Latin

  2. Middle Latin

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