in+general+use

  • 1 be in general use — index prevail (be in force), prevail (triumph) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Use — Use, n. [OE. us use, usage, L. usus, from uti, p. p. usus, to use. See {Use}, v. t.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of employing anything, or of applying it to one s service; the state of being so employed or applied; application; employment;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Use of Beads at Prayers —     Use of Beads at Prayers     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Use of Beads at Prayers     Beads variously strung together, according to the kind, order, and number of prayers in certain forms of devotion, are in common use among Catholics as an… …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 4 general-purpose — [jen′ər əl pʉr′pəs] adj. having a variety of uses; suitable for general use …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Use case diagram — A use case diagram is a type of behavioral diagram defined by the Unified Modeling Language (UML) and created from a Use case analysis. Its purpose is to present a graphical overview of the functionality provided by a system in terms of actors,… …

    Wikipedia

  • 6 general — gen|e|ral1 W1S1 [ˈdʒenərəl] adj [usually before noun] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(not detailed)¦ 2¦(relating to whole)¦ 3¦(ordinary)¦ 4¦(most people)¦ 5¦(not limited)¦ 6¦(approximate)¦ 7¦(job)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1100 1200; : French; Origin …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 General radiotelephone operator license — The General Radiotelephone Operator License, or GROL, is a commercial license, as opposed to an amateur radio license. It allows the holder to operate, maintain or install certain classes of United States licensed radio and television… …

    Wikipedia

  • 8 general — 1 adjective 1 NOT DETAILED describing only the main features of something, not the details: a general introduction to computing | general idea: I ve got a general idea of how I want the new room to look. | in general terms (=without considering… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 USE — Log file (Computing » File Extensions) * United States Of Europe (Governmental) * Unified Search Environment (Computing » General) * Use Standards And Evaluation (Business » General) * University Skills Expertise (Academic & Science »… …

    Abbreviations dictionary

  • 10 general — adjective 1) this is suitable for general use Syn: widespread, common, extensive, universal, wide, popular, public, mainstream; established, conventional, traditional, orthodox, accepted See note at univ …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 11 general — adjective 1) suitable for general use Syn: widespread, common, extensive, universal, wide, popular, public, mainstream 2) a general pay increase Syn: comprehensive, overall, across …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 12 General Educational Development — (or GED) tests are a group of five tests which (when passed) certifies that the taker has American or Canadian high school level academic skills. To pass the GED Tests and earn a GED credential, test takers must score higher than 40 percent of… …

    Wikipedia

  • 13 General Councils —     General Councils     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► General Councils     This subject will be treated under the following heads:     ♦ Definition     ♦ Classification     ♦ Historical Sketch     ♦ The Pope and General Councils     ♦ Composition of …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 14 General Motors — Company Type Public Traded as NYSE: GM TSX:  …

    Wikipedia

  • 15 General Chronology —     General Chronology     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► General Chronology     Chronology (Greek chronos time, logos, discourse), the science of time measurement, has two branches:     ♦ Mathematical Chronology, which determines the units to be… …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 16 General of the Army (United States) — General of the Army (GA) is a five star general officer and is the highest possible rank in the United States Army. General of the Army ranks immediately above a general and is equivalent to a Fleet Admiral and a General of the Air Force; there… …

    Wikipedia

  • 17 General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon operators — The United States Air Force (USAF) and four of its NATO partners are the primary operators of General Dynamics F 16 Fighting Falcon. With the evolution of sales under Foreign …

    Wikipedia

  • 18 General of the Air Force (United States) — General of the Air Force (GOAF) [http://faculty.acmtmhs.org/jrotc/glossary%20of%20abbreviation%20.htm] is a five star general officer rank and is the highest possible rank in the United States Air Force. General of the Air Force ranks immediately …

    Wikipedia

  • 19 use — n 1 Use, service, advantage, profit, account, avail can all mean a useful or valuable end, result, or purpose. Use stresses either employment for some purpose or end of practical value {turn every scrap of material to use} or the practical value… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 20 Use of York —     Use of York     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Use of York     It was a received principle in medieval canon law that while as regards judicial matters, as regards the sacraments, and also the more solemn fasts, the custom of the Roman Church was… …

    Catholic encyclopedia