Definitions for "Object"
That which is put, or which may be regarded as put, in the way of some of the senses; something visible or tangible and persists for an appreciable time; as, he observed an object in the distance; all the objects in sight; he touched a strange object in the dark.
A word, phrase, or clause toward which an action is directed, or is considered to be directed; as, the object of a transitive verb.
References within this document to objects relate to Method-Objects and not Data-objects. Method objects may relate to specific standard method for performing a task.
Index Definition: Object Description: Places an external object in the document such as an image, a java applet or other external application.
In the context of object linking and embedding, information such as a Graphic, chart, or sound file that can be linked to or embedded into another document. See link and embed
An object is a piece of information (document, spreadsheet, picture, video, etc.) that is created in another program (Microsoft Word (tm) or Lotus 1-2-3®, etc.) and embedded or linked in SEMCI PARTNER®.
Anything which is set, or which may be regarded as set, before the mind so as to be apprehended or known; that of which the mind by any of its activities takes cognizance, whether a thing external in space or a conception formed by the mind itself; as, an object of knowledge, wonder, fear, thought, study, etc.
An object is a collection of variables and functions. JavaScript has four built-in objects including String, Date, Math and Array.
Any thing can be an Object. JavaScript has many predefined Objects. The programmer also can create many more. The built-in objects include button, document, date, form, location, string, and so on. Objects can include other objects.
Any set of data that is or can be manipulated or referenced by a computer program as a single entity; -- the term may be used broadly, to include files, images (such as icons on the screen), or small data structures.
An object is a table, query, form report, or module. Objects can be created, selected, manipulated and stored.
Any item that can be individually selected and manipulated - including shapes and pictures appearing on a display screen and less tangible software.
A result of any Windows application, such as a block of text, all or part of a graphic image, or a sound clip.
Any path, text block, or imported graphic in a document.
Everything you place on the page in an IRIS Showcase file is considered an object – the graphics you draw, text you type, 3D containers you create, and images you import.
a construction artistic in nature, or technologically significant, relatively small in scale, and simply constructed, such as a statue, train engine, or milepost.
The term "object" is used to distinguish from buildings and structures those constructions that are primarily artistic in nature or are relatively small in scale and simply constructed. Although it may be, by nature or design, movable, an object is associated with a specific setting or environment. Examples include the following: boundary marker, monument, milepost, fountain, and sculpture.
an identifiable construction
workspace, folder, document, web link (or URL), relational database, discussion, meeting or other object built into the Business Collaborator system.
The entity that a variable names. In general, an object is a region of storage within a program executable. For example: fgw::playpen canvas; declares that canvas is a variable that refers to an object of type fgw::playpen.
An object is either a constant or a variable. An object contains a value. An object is created by an object_declaration or by an allocator. A formal parameter is (a view of) an object. A subcomponent of an object is an object. (25)
Also called a table in database parlance, an object is a single logical grouping of attributes. For example, in the Data Warehouse, the Person object contains attributes such as Last Name and Age. Each object is represented in Bi/Query as a single icon.
An item that can be selected and maneuvered such as an icon.
Within fact, and within its existential phase, object is that which acquires firmest specification, and is thus distinguished from situation and event. This holds to the determination of Dewey (Logic, p. 119; also pp. 129, 520, et al.) that in inquiry object "emerges as a definite constituent of a resolved situation, and is confirmed in the continuity of inquiry," and is "subjectmatter, so far as it has been produced and ordered in settled form."
As used in expenditure classification, this term applies to the article purchased or the service obtained (as distinguished from the results obtained from expenditures). Examples are personal services, contractual services, materials, and supplies.
The two character alpha code assigned by the Office of Financial Management to identify expenditures/expenses according to the character of the goods or services involved. Refer to OBJECT OF EXPENDITURE and SUBOBJECT.
A two-digit code which identifies expenditure type (e.g., 00 = salary , 01 = wage, 07 = employee benefit, etc.).
A learning tool that is created within a content object. Objects include: Web pages Folders Uploaded files such as Word, PowerPoint and Excel Links to other Web sites Discussions Chats Quizzes TellUs2 (online survey)
Anything on a PC screen. For example, a folder is an object, as is a section of text, graphics, part of spreadsheet, and even, in some cases, users and printers are objects
is any element in the system (like a folder, a document, news or a user).
A catch-all phrase that can refer to any Set Machine component - PGraph, Node, Link, Pattern, Set, Stream, etcetera.
An object means a moveable article, artefact or relic, and may include furniture, ornaments, cutlery, glass, crockery, works of art, honour boards, jewellery, and vehicles. Groups of objects are commonly referred to as a collection if there is a shared theme that links the objects.
(on the screen) -- In the subject matter of a picture, a line or a patch of color. When quality of reproduced pictures is discussed technically, it is often necessary to think about small parts as hair, nose, arm, shirt, shoe, or even "iris of the eye" as opposed to "person". It is like having to deliberately not see the forest because of the trees.
Objective Object-side One Ontical Open, Opening Process, Oppose Over-against Organ Organic Organicism Origin Outer Outside, Out through and to, Own, Oxherding pictures
Any visible form, person, picture, or substance in the environment
In Boiler and Machinery Insurance, the name of the vessel insured; the object of insurance.
see Boiler & machinery insurance.
Keywords:  triple, ontology, owl, rdf, historical
From OWL Web Ontology Language Guide ( 2004-02-10)(1) the object of an RDF triple(2) an alternative term for individual (used for historical reasons)
The part of a triple which is the value of the statement
anything defined as an object within an object-oriented programming language.
Anything which exists and which has attributes; distinguished from attributes, processes, and relations.
Anything that can respond to commands. The characteristics of an object are defined by its properties. Objects can contain other objects (elements) and be contained by another object (container).
Peirce] What a sign refers to, stands for, or represents. See also: semiotic triad. Links: [CD] object , [S4B] object.
One of the three elements of the sign. The object is represented by the sign(representamen) to its interpretant
In the context of client-server architecture, an object represents a single resource managed by a server. Clients refer to it using a handle. See also: handle
An item or material that can be perceived by the senses.
A collection of Mercy memories organized by Perceiver strategy. Perceiver thought observes Mercy mode and decides which Mercy experiences belong together and which do not. If Perceiver strategy decides that certain Mercy memories form a group, then these Mercy memories will become an object. Mental objects can come in all sizes, shapes, and forms. They can be modified into something quite abstract and different from the initial Mercy situations.
Any part of the perceivable or conceivable world (ISO 1087).
Keywords:  fdl, abstractly, git, sha, consequently
the unit of FDL content; abstractly named Texts
The unit of storage in git. It is uniquely identified by the SHA1 of its contents. Consequently, an object can not be changed.
A passive unit containing or receiving information. Access to an object implies ability to get to the information that it contains. Some examples of objects are: records, blocks, pages, segments, files, directories, directory trees, and programs, as well as bits, bytes, fields, processors, and secure server SSL network nodes.
An object is the representation of a workstation, server or some other network capable device. Each object contains information that its monitors will use, such as IP address or host name.
A self contained solid body composed of vertices, edges, and faces also known as a body.
To set before or against; to bring into opposition; to oppose.
Opposed; presented in opposition; also, exposed.
When a lawyer asks a witness a question that the opposing lawyer feels the court should not allow, the opposing lawyer objects. Objections are made because the question is either legally impermissible, worded in a confusing way, or improperly formed.
Keywords:  advfs, fileset, gui, clone, volume
A volume, domain, fileset, or fileset clone managed by the AdvFS GUI.
To offer in opposition as a criminal charge or by way of accusation or reproach; to adduce as an objection or adverse reason.
To make opposition in words or argument; to express one's displeasure; -- usually followed by to; as, she objected to his vulgar language.
Keywords:  sysad, filemaker, pro, efficient, finds
What the sysad is going to do when he finds out that people in the office are using FileMaker Pro to be more productive and efficient.
An object is one piece that makes up of an illustration. On a drawing of a cat, one whisker would like be an individual object. (Drawings are created object by object.)
and living or nonliving piece or pieces of matter.
An object is a piece of an application which consumes processor time, and communicates with other objects.
Over 5,000 objects were discovered in King Tutankhamen's tomb.
Keywords:  ponders, dream, token, colon, stack
An object is the recipient of a message. In dreams, the dream is the object that receives messages. Messages are pondered in the understanding of the dream. In Dreams, messages, called thoughts, are colon definitions, and they are sent to a dream by passing the execution token of the message on the parameter stack. The dream consumes the thought, along with any parameters passed on the stack under the thought, ponders it in its own understanding, and returns any results on the parameter stack just like any other Forth word.
Keywords:  caster, burst, magical, cone, spell
An area designator for spells and magical effects. This type of spell does not allow the caster to select individual targets. Rather, it affects some or all eligible objects within a designated area ( burst, cone, or other shape).
A reference to an implementation of an interface
From Voice Extensible Markup Language (VoiceXML) Version 2.0 ( 2004-03-16) A platform-specific capability with an interface available via VoiceXML.
An item which forms part of an institution's collections either permanently (in which case it would be recorded in the accessions register) or temporarily (e.g., a deposit or loan). For natural science collections the term "Specimen" is used and in this document the two terms should be regarded as being interchangeable.
See Item.
The product of one or more tasks. This is used for project and time tracking. It includes items such as meetings, as well as all deliverables.
An Object is a generic term used to mean something that has been placed on the simulation window. Any number of Objects can exist in SIMUL8, in virtually any combination.
Something that is (capable of) being sensed physically or examined mentally.
That which stands over against something else; that which confronts one as other.
Keywords:  quickflow, banner, menu, job, form
An object can be a form, job, menu or QuickFlow used in Banner.
Term used In this documentation, means a file, a directory, or both.
A record, such as a site, server, connector, mailbox, or distribution list in the Exchange directory.
An entry in the Directory Services database
Keywords:  sought, motive, aim, mind, effort
That toward which the mind, or any of its activities, is directed; that on which the purpose are fixed as the end of action or effort; that which is sought for; goal; end; aim; motive; final cause.
1. 3-D shape, model 2. Model used as a building block in AW
An object-coordinate model that's rendered as a collection of primitives.
An object is any virtual item, represented by a 3D model. Objects may contain additional objects.
Keywords:  victory, win, goal, game, conditions
The game's goal or victory conditions. That is, how to win the game.
Keywords:  aspect, sight, able, inside, game
Sight; show; appearance; aspect.
An object is an item that represents any aspect of the game that the player must be able to refer to, but not be inside.
Keywords:  nds, speech, glossary, see, business
See speech object.
See NDS object.
See Business Object.
"Object" is the generic term for what phase retrieval operates on. An object might be an array of Nx real numbers, an Nx×Ny array of pixel values in an image, or an Nx×Ny×Nz array describing a volume distribution, such as electron density in a crystal. Even though these examples have different dimensionalities, it makes sense to consider all objects as vectors in a vector space having a much larger number of dimensions ; in the above examples equals Nx , Nx Ny , and Nx Ny Nz respectively.
a (noun in a) particular case category in this language
a grouping of vertices and faces coming together to form a greater, more complex form
Keywords:  examined, memory, region, stored, named
A named region of memory that can be examined and stored into.
Keywords:  taking, order, operating, system
Operating system Order taking