Definitions for "Quantum"
Quantity; amount.
Discrete unit of electromagnetic energy such as that produced by an electronic transition in an atom.
a small package, or unit, of electromagnetic energy; the amount of energy required to move an electron from its present energy level to the next higher one.
Keywords:  quencher
Noninvasive pressure support ventilator for treatment of acute and chronic respiratory insufficiency. Mfg: Respironics, Inc. (formerly Healthdyne Technologies). Source: PR Newswire - 2/27/97.
QUAlity Network Technology for User-oriented Multimedia. The name of the project supported by the EC’s ESPRIT and Telematics committees and managed by DANTE (on behalf of NRENs) for the support of European research networking beyond TEN-34.
Keywords:  latin, csm, spousal, extent, claim
Latin: amount or extent.
Amount • Motor Vehicles
Refers to the value or amount of damages awarded for the claim. It is the total amount of compensation or damages the claim is worth. NO SOLICITOR can give you an indication as to Quantum until all evidence (e.g. medical reports) are compiled and received.
Quantum is a fictional character, an alien supervillain appearing in the Marvel Comics universe. He first appeared in West Coast Avengers, Volume 2, #12 (1986).
Keywords:  slater, lazy, chess, philip, checkers
Quantum is an abstract strategy board game for two players, invented by Philip Slater and published by Lazy Days in 1975. It has with similarities to chess and checkers.
an ISA standard computer telephony board of AltiGen’s AltiServ product line. It is an all-in-one platform designed with open software standards to facilitate use of enhanced applications.
a platform option well worth considering
Keywords:  slice, priority, thread, timer, ready
a small slice of something
A uniform time interval given to each equal-priority thread by the thread scheduler. Once a thread's quantum expires (when an internal timer goes off), a new thread is scheduled.
Also known as a time slice, the maximum amount of time a thread can run before the system checks for another ready thread of the same priority to run
Keywords:  stratton, briggs, valve, best, engine
Briggs & Stratton's "Best" side-valve engine
A definite portion of a manifoldness, limited by a mark or by a boundary.
The value of an insured's loss. If the definition you're searching for is not listed, please feel free to email us.
Quantum is an Executive Information System for health care management managed by the Corporate Executive Information System Program Office. It integrates information from throughout the health care enterprise and the marketplace to give executives a perspective on indicators and trends that affect their business.
an aggregate of local phenomena observed with detachment
Keywords:  classical, derivatives
classical, but with derivatives
Keywords:  damages, owed, something, sum, portion
Damages expressed as a sum of money.
A share or portion of something, such as damages or an estate, which is owed to a certain party.
the Preference in effect for a particular Auction during a particular Term.
Keywords:  duration, length, land, life, estate
The duration or length of an estate or interest in land such as 'an estate for life."