The DICT Development Group

Search for:
Search type:

Database copyright information
Server information

4 definitions found
 for orca
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Orca \Or"ca\ ([^o]r"k[.a]), prop. n.
     killer+whale+({Orcinus+orca">The killer whale ({Orcinus orca).

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: predatory black-and-white toothed whale with large dorsal
           fin; common in cold seas [syn: killer whale, killer,
           orca, grampus, sea wolf, Orcinus orca]

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

         Online Resource Control Aid

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

     Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, 1986.  Similar to Modula-2, but
     with support for distributed programming using shared data
     objects, like Linda.  A 'graph' data type removes the need for
     pointers.  Version for the Amoeba OS, comes with Amoeba.
     "Orca: A Language for Distributed Processing", H.E.  Bal
      et al, SIGPLAN Notices 25(5):17-24 (May 1990).

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229