NOT
noun Etymology: not Date: 1947 a logical operator that produces a statement that is the inverse of an input statement

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  • Not — Not, adv. [OE. not, noht, nought, naught, the same word as E. naught. See {Naught}.] A word used to express negation, prohibition, denial, or refusal. [1913 Webster] Not one word spake he more than was need. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Thou shalt not …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Not — [Contr. from ne wot. See 2d {Note}.] Wot not; know not; knows not. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Not — Not, a. Shorn; shaven. [Obs.] See {Nott}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Not — In Wikipedia, not is shorthand for What Wikipedia Is Not. Not is the general declarative form of no, indicating a negation of a related statement which it usually precedes. Not may refer to: Not!, an expression used as a contradiction, especially …   Wikipedia

  • not — adverb Etymology: Middle English, alteration of nought, from nought, pronoun more at naught Date: 13th century 1. used as a function word to make negative a group of words or a word 2. used as a function word to stand for the negative of a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Not One Less — Not One Less …   Wikipedia

  • Not Me, Not I — Single by Delta Goodrem from the album Innocent Eyes B side Right There Waiting Have Yourself …   Wikipedia

  • Not the Nine O'Clock News — DVD cover. Left to right: Mel Smith, Pamela Stephenson, Rowan Atkinson and Griff Rhys Jones. Format Sketch comedy Starring …   Wikipedia

  • Not Gonna Get Us — Single by t.A.T.u. from the album 200 km/h in the Wrong Lane B side …   Wikipedia

  • Not Fade Away (song) — Not Fade Away B side to Oh, Boy! by The Crickets from the album The Chirping Crickets Released October 27, 1957 (1957 10 27) Recorded May 27, 1957 in Clovis, New Mexico …   Wikipedia

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