Playte
Playte \Playte\, n. (Naut.) See {Pleyt}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Playte — (Pleite, holl. Pleit), plattes Fahrzeug mit Schmacksegeln …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • playte — сл. плайт (16 битовый байт) …   Hacker's dictionary

  • Plait — Plait, n. [OE. playte, OF. pleit, L. plicatum, plicitum, p. p. of plicare to fold, akin to plectere to plait. See {Ply}, and cf. {Plat} to weave, {Pleat}, {Plight} fold.] 1. A flat fold; a doubling, as of cloth; a pleat; as, a box plait. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Polish plait — Plait Plait, n. [OE. playte, OF. pleit, L. plicatum, plicitum, p. p. of plicare to fold, akin to plectere to plait. See {Ply}, and cf. {Plat} to weave, {Pleat}, {Plight} fold.] 1. A flat fold; a doubling, as of cloth; a pleat; as, a box plait.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Units of information — are a way of measuring a quantity of information or an entropy. Primary units Small amount of information just as logarithm of number of states.According to Shannon, The choice of a logarithmic base corresponds to the choice of a unit for… …   Wikipedia

  • Pleite [1] — Pleite, Fahrzeug, s. Playte …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • ПЛЕЙТ — Происхождение: англ, playte Парусное судно, служившее в XV в. для перевозки грузов и пассажиров между портами Англии и Франции …   Морской энциклопедический справочник

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