Definitions for "Lucifer"
Keywords:  satan, angel, rebel, archangel, heaven
The planet Venus, when appearing as the morning star; -- applied in Isaiah by a metaphor to a king of Babylon.
Hence, Satan.
"Angel of Light." The Angel in heaven who rebelled against God. An Angel of the highest order (Seraphim). Reigns now as the chief of fallen Angels and became the Angel of darkness, Satan.
A genus of free-swimming macruran Crustacea, having a slender body and long appendages.
Lucifer is a little-known and degenerate genus of prawns, the only genus in the family Luciferidae. Lucifer has a long body, but many fewer appendages than other prawns, with only three pairs of pereiopods remaining, all without claws. It also bears no gills.
Lucifer is a fictional character, an alien supervillain in the Marvel Comics universe. His first appearance was in The Uncanny X-Men (Vol.1) #9.
Lucifer is a comic book published by Vertigo, an imprint of DC Comics.
Lucifer is a fictional character from the 1978 Battlestar Galactica television series. Lucifer is the robot assistant to Count Baltar, voiced by Jonathan Harris of Lost in Space fame.
A match{1} made of a sliver of wood tipped with a combustible substance, and ignited by friction; -- called also lucifer match, and locofoco, now most commonly referred to as a friction match. See Locofoco.
lighter consisting of a thin piece of wood or cardboard tipped with combustible chemical; ignites with friction; "he always carries matches to light his pipe"
Keywords:  feistel, horst, ibm, nsa, colleagues
An encryption algorithm developed by IBM in the 1970s. Originally IBM had wanted it to be based on 128 bits (or 2 ^ 128 possible combinations of keys), but the NSA convinced them that 56 bit was adequate.
Invented in late 1960, block cipher
In cryptography, Lucifer was the name given to several of the earliest civilian block ciphers, developed by Horst Feistel and his colleagues at IBM. Lucifer was a direct precursor to the Data Encryption Standard. One version, alternatively named DTD-1, saw commercial use in the 1970s for electronic banking.
a missile with a high-powered unstable UFO-drive as propulsor and then warhead, expensive but effective
Keywords:  ngw, upx, jupiter, giant, solar
Small sun in Earth's solar system created by NGW/UPX from the gas giant Jupiter.
Lucifer was a journal published by Helena Blavatsky. The first edition was issued in September 1887 in London.
Keywords:  npl, searcher, puzzle, finding, tools
To research a puzzle using the tools on the NPL Web page under "resources": the word-list searcher and the base-finding tools. Named for Lucifer, the NPL member who designed the pages.
Keywords:  superstar, charts, ten, heavy, metal
a superstar, making Top Ten at the Heavy Metal charts consistently for over a year
Keywords:  cyclic, box, black, mechanical, non
an example of an open non-cyclic "black box" mechanical system
Keywords:  des, internal, original, name
the original, internal name of DES.