terminator
noun Date: 1770 1. the dividing line between the illuminated and the unilluminated part of the moon's or a planet's disk 2. one that terminates

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  • Terminator — may refer to:In science: * Terminator (solar), the line between the day and night sides of a planetary body * Terminator (electrical), a resistor at the end of a transmission line to prevent signal reflection * Terminator (genetics), the end of a …   Wikipedia

  • Terminator — (lat. terminatus, ‚beendet, begrenzt‘) steht für: Trennzeichen, ein abschließendes Sonderzeichen in der Informatik Abschlusswiderstand, in Netzwerktechnik und Hochfrequenztechnik für eine Endbegrenzung an einem Bus, siehe Eingangswiderstand Tag… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Terminator — Es la primera película de James Cameron y supondría tanto para él como para el joven Schwarzenegger el asalto definitivo a un Hollywood que en esos momentos se encontraba en busca de nuevos héroes y de directores jóvenes capaces de narrar… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • terminator — terminatór s. n., pl. terminatoáre Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  TERMINATÓR, terminatoáre, s.n. Linie marginală, opusă limbului, care desparte partea luminată de soare de cea obscură de pe discul lunii şi al… …   Dicționar Român

  • terminator — (n.) 1770, line of separation between the bright and dark parts of a moon or planet, from L. terminator, from terminare (see TERMINUS (Cf. terminus)). Meaning one who terminates (something) is attested from 1846 …   Etymology dictionary

  • terminator — I {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mos I, Mc. terminatororze; lm M. terminatororzy {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} dawniej: uczeń pobierający naukę rzemiosła u majstra : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Był wówczas terminatorem u szewca. {{/stl 10}}{{stl 20}} {{/stl 20}} {{stl… …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • Terminator — Ter mi*na tor, n. [L., he who limits or sets bounds.] 1. One who, or that which, terminates. [1913 Webster] 2. (Astron.) The dividing line between the illuminated and the unilluminated part of the moon. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • terminator — terminator. См. терминатор. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • terminator — [tʉr′mə nāt΄ər] n. [LL(Ec)] 1. a person or thing that terminates 2. the line dividing the illuminated and dark parts of the disk of the moon or a planet …   English World dictionary

  • Terminator — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Terminator (homonymie). Terminator Données clés Titre québécois Terminateur Titre original The Terminator Ré …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Terminator — Endstück; Tag Nacht Grenze; Separator (fachsprachlich) * * * Ter|mi|na|tor 〈m. 23; Astron.〉 Grenzlinie zw. Licht u. Dunkelheit auf dem Mond od. einem Planeten [spätlat., „Abgrenzer“; zu terminare „begrenzen“] * * * Ter|mi|na|tor, der; s, …oren… …   Universal-Lexikon

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