To enlarge; to widen; to carry out further; as, to extend the capacities, the sphere of usefulness, or commerce; to extend power or influence; to continue, as time; to lengthen; to prolong; as, to extend the time of payment or a season of trial.
stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point; "Service runs all the way to Cranbury"; "His knowledge doesn't go very far"; "My memory extends back to my fourth year of life"; "The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets"
(v.) In programming, to add a range of operations. For example, class X â€œextendsâ€ class Y, either by adding fields or methods to class Y, or by overriding methods of class Y. An interface extends another interface by adding methods. Class X is considered a subclass of class Y.
To base a component on a component type so that the component inherits variables and procedures that are defined by the component type. The component can override variable values and procedure definitions defined by its associated component type.
span an interval of distance, space or time; "The war extended over five years"; "The period covered the turn of the century"; "My land extends over the hills on the horizon"; "This farm covers some 200 acres"
Term used in shmups to refer to an extra life or 1-Up, usually when awarded for reaching a certain score; as such, the setup of score intervals at which extra lives are awarded in a shmup is sometimes called the Extend Rate.
An extend relationship exists between an extension use case and a basic use case, and indicates how the behavior of the extension use case can be directly applied to the behavior defined for the base use case. The extension use case incrementally modifies the base use case in a modular way.
Find Candidates Style. It is available only with the CBFS Search Style. Takes all Candidate s and uses them as the prefix for new ones. Consistent Candidate s are returned unchanged; inconsistent ones may have new failures added.