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(computer science) the interval between the time data is requested by the system and the time the data is provided by the drive access time
living quarters provided for public convenience accommodation
chamber (often underground) reinforced against bombing and provided with food and living facilities; used during air raids air-raid shelter , bombproof , bomb shelter
patrol provided by aircraft airborne patrol
German arms manufacturer and son of Friedrich Krupp; his firm provided ordinance for German armies from the 1840s through World War II (1812-1887) Alfred Krupp , Krupp
United States physicist noted for research on x-rays and gamma rays and nuclear energy; his observation that X-rays behave like miniature bowling balls in their interactions with electrons provided evidence for the quantal nature of light (1892-1962) Arthur Compton , Arthur Holly Compton , Compton
written agreement ratified in 1781 by the thirteen original states; it provided a legal symbol of their union by giving the central government no coercive power over the states or their citizens Articles of Confederation
aircraft that is supported in flight by unpowered rotating horizontal wings (or blades); forward propulsion is provided by a conventional propeller autogiro , autogyro , gyroplane
financial resources provided to make some project possible backing , financial backing , financial support , funding , support
German naturalist who explored Central and South America and provided a comprehensive description of the physical universe (1769-1859) Baron Alexander von Humboldt , Baron Friedrich Heinrich Alexander von Humboldt , Humboldt
British economist (born in India) whose report on social insurance provided the basis for most of the social legislation on which the welfare state in the United Kingdom is based (1879-1963) Beveridge , First Baron Beveridge , William Henry Beveridge
Danish astronomer whose observations of the planets provided the basis for Kepler's laws of planetary motion (1546-1601) Brahe , Tycho Brahe
restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation brake shoe , shoe , skid
air passage provided by a retractable device containing intake and exhaust pipes; permits a submarine to stay submerged for extended periods of time breather , schnorchel , schnorkel , snorkel , snorkel breather
restaurant with entertainment; the entertainment provided cabaret
site where care and activities are provided for children during the summer months camp , summer camp
light provided by a burning candle candle flame , candlelight
conveyance provided by the ships belonging to one country or industry cargo ships , merchant marine , merchant vessels , shipping
credit provided by a bank in honoring a customer's overdrafts check overdraft credit , overdraft credit
service provided by a professional advisor (e.g., a lawyer or doctor or CPA etc.) consulting service
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