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Val

[val] /væl/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of Valentine.
2.
a female given name, form of Valerie.

Val

[val] /væl/
noun
1.
Valenciennes (def 2).

Val

1.
Biochemistry, valine.

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  • They all looked up and smiled a welcome as Val Lessing entered and went round the room greeting each member of the family in turn.

    What a Man Wills Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • She could never give herself to any one or anything with the same vigor as Val.

    Melomaniacs James Huneker
  • He had the reddest hair Val had ever seen—and the homeliest face—but his small-boy grin was friendliness itself.

    Ralestone Luck Andre Norton
  • I've been laying down the law to Val, Belle; we must not be present at the funeral.

    Melomaniacs James Huneker
  • Alone with Val after dinner, he sipped port deferentially and answered the advances of this new-found brother-in-law.

Val in Medicine

Val abbr.
valine

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Val in Technology

1. Value-oriented Algorithmic Language. J.B. Dennis, MIT 1979. Single assignment language, designed for MIT dataflow machine. Based on CLU, has iteration and error handling, lacking in recursion and I/O. "A Value- Oriented Algorithmic Language", W.B. Ackermann et al, MIT LCS TR-218, June 1979. "The VAL Language: Description and Analysis", J.R. McGraw, TOPLAS 4(1):44-82 (Jan 1982).
2. Variable Assembly Language. Unimation. Language for industrial robots. Version: VAL II - "VAL II: A New Robot Control System for Automatic Manufacturing", B.E. Shimano et al, Proc IEEE Intl Conf on Robotics 1984, pp.278-292.
3. VHDL Annotation Language. Stanford. (ftp://wilbur.stanford.edu/pub/valbin-sun3-4.0-0.1.3.tar.Z). Source in Ada available from Larry M. Augustin lma@sierra.stanford.edu.
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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Related Abbreviations for Val

val.

1.
valentine
2.
value
3.
valued

Val.

valley
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