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SR

1.
seaman recruit.

Sr

Symbol, Chemistry
1.

sr

1.
steradian.

Sr.1

1.
Ecclesiastical, Sister.
Origin of Sr.1
< Latin Soror

Sr.2

1.
2.
3.
4.
Sir.

S.R.

1.
Sons of the Revolution.
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Historical Examples
  • SR,—Finding ye quarter just up I send you ye following accompt commencing Janry ye 9th to ye 9th of this month.

    Lord Chatham Archibald Phillip Primrose Rosebery
  • SR W.—In sooth, when a shift's turned up, delay is meet for naught but dalliance.

    1601 Mark Twain
  • SR Gondra believed this to be the true gladiatorial stone, but the sculptured surface would hardly agree with this theory.

  • I never was so disgruntled in all my born days, Mah'SR Harry.

    What Might Have Been Expected Frank R. Stockton
  • SR Sartorius then proceeds to the description of particular ruins, of which more hereafter.

  • Bǫvarr leyndiz burt um nttina; hann ltr Hǫtt fara me SR, ok gerir hann at nauugr ok kallai hann SR strt til bana.

    Beowulf R. W. Chambers
  • My son has all the lore (they say), but then he (SR F.) has all the money—la partie n'est pas gale!'

    Cornish Worthies, Volume 1 (of 2) Walter H. Tregellas
  • In Ross-shire Gaelic SR is pronounced as if it were str, and rt as if it were rst.

    Gairloch In North-West Ross-Shire John H. Dixon, F.S.A. Scot
  • SR I receaued your courteous Letter and with all respects I now agayne salute you.

  • The bird it equals in size is a buzzard, Turk SR (not Persian SR, starling).

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
British Dictionary definitions for SR

sr1

symbol
1.
steradian

sr2

abbreviation
1.
Suriname

Sr

abbreviation
1.
(after a name) senior
2.
Señor
3.
Sir
4.
Sister (religious)
Chemical symbol
5.
strontium
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SR in Medicine

Sr
The symbol for the element strontium.

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SR in Science
Sr  
The symbol for strontium.
strontium
  (strŏn'chē-əm, -tē-əm)   
Symbol Sr
A soft, silvery metallic element of the alkaline-earth group that occurs naturally only as a sulfate or carbonate. One of its isotopes is used in the radiometric dating of rocks. Because strontium salts burn with a red flame, they are used to make fireworks and signal flares. Atomic number 38; atomic weight 87.62; melting point 769°C; boiling point 1,384°C; specific gravity 2.54; valence 2. See Periodic Table.
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SR in Technology
language
Synchronizing Resources.
A language for concurrent programming.
"Resources" encapsulate processes and variables they share. Each Resource can be separately compiled. "Operations" provide the primary mechanism for process interaction.
SR provides a novel integration of the mechanisms for invoking and servicing operations. Consequently, it supports local and remote procedure call, rendezvous, message passing, dynamic process creation, multicast, semaphores and shared memory.
Version 2.2 has been ported to Sun-3, Sun-4, Decstation, SGI Iris, HP PA, HP 9000/300, NeXT, Sequent Symmetry, DG AViiON, RS/6000, Multimax, Apollo and others.
(ftp://cs.arizona.edu/sr/sr.tar.Z).
E-mail: . Mailing list: info-sr-request@cs.arizona.edu.
["An Overview of the SR Language and Implementation", G. Andrews, ACM TOPLAS 10:51-86 (Jan 1988)].
["The SR Programming Language: Concurrency in Practice", G.R. Andrews et al, Benjamin/Cummings 1993, ISBN 0-8053-0088-0].
(1992-09-01)

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

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Related Abbreviations for SR

sr

1.
Serbian
2.
steradian

Sr

1.
showers
2.
strontium

SR

1.
scanning radiometer
2.
sedimentation rate
3.
software review
4.
solar radiation
5.
special relativity
6.
stimulus response
7.
surgical removal

sr.

senior

Sr.

1.
Senior
2.
Señor
3.
Sister
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