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logic instruction

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

An instruction that performs one of the class of logic operations on one or more specified operands. These operations may apply to a single variable, as in complementation, or more...

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logic instruction

Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 42 words.

An instruction that performs one of the class of *logic operations on one or more specified operands. These operations

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logic instruction

John Daintith and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of Computing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 42 words.

An instruction that performs one of the class of *logic operations on one or more specified operands. These operations

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logic instruction

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

An instruction that performs one of the class of logic operations on one or more specified operands. These operations may apply to a single variable, as in complementation, or more...

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wait

Tony Atkins and Marcel Escudier.

in A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mechanical Engineering. 19 words.

An instruction in a programmable-logic controller or other controller which delays execution for a specified period of time.

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program scan

Tony Atkins and Marcel Escudier.

in A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mechanical Engineering. 18 words.

The time taken for a programmable-logic controller to execute a full program cycle including all instructions.

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control design

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

The design of a control unit. Control units may be designed using random logic or microprogramming. Microprogramming was well suited to the control of the complex sequences of register...

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instruction

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

The description of an operation that is to be performed by a computer. It consists of a statement of an operation to be performed and some method of specifying the operands (or their...

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computer logic

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

The basic organization, design, and wiring used to realize a particular computer architecture. Someone involved with computer logic is therefore concerned with the design of building blocks...

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Complex Components of Computing Mechanisms

Gualtiero Piccinini.

in Physical Computation

June 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Philosophy of Mind. 6083 words.

This chapter explicates in mechanistic terms complex computing components (e.g., arithmetic-logic units) and complex non-computing components (e.g., memory units) built out of simpler...

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logic

Overview page. Subjects: Arts and Humanities.

Reasoning conducted or assessed according to strict principles of validity; a particular system or codification of the principles of proof and inference. In the Middle Ages, logic was one...

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Farquharson, Bt Lt-Col Arthur Spenser Loat

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 184 words.

CBE 1919

Born 3rd s of Col M. H. Farquharson; m Agnes C. Raleigh; one d; died 5 Aug. 1942

Vice-Master, Fellow, and Prel. in Logic, University College,...

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Instruction Level Parallelism through Microthreading—A Scalable Approach to Chip Multiprocessors

Kostas Bousias, Nabil Hasasneh and Chris Jesshope.

in The Computer Journal

March 2006; p ublished online December 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 16805 words.

Most microprocessor chips today use an out-of-order instruction execution mechanism. This mechanism allows superscalar processors to extract reasonably high levels of instruction level...

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Students’ models of communication

Keith Stenning.

in Seeing Reason

August 2002; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cognitive Psychology. 16271 words.

This chapter presents a rational analysis of what students really should learn and explains why learning logic is difficult yet possible. It goes on to present evidence for the aforesaid...

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Transmedia Beckett: <i>Come and Go</i> and the Social Media Archive

Mike Frangos.

in Adaptation

August 2013; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literature; Film; Television. 8287 words.

Beckett’s late works for film, theatre, and television approach the condition of installation pieces, minimalistic and iterative texts that resemble instruction manuals more than theatre....

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Hierarchies in classes of program schemes

AA Arratia-Quesada, SR Chauhan and IA Stewart.

in Journal of Logic and Computation

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computing; Logic. 0 words.

We begin by proving that the class of problems accepted by the program schemes of NPS is exactly the class of problems defined by the sentences of transitive closure logic (program schemes...

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Reprise

Paul M. Pietroski.

in Conjoining Meanings

April 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Language; Philosophy of Mind. 7684 words.

This chapter summarizes the main themes. Humans naturally acquire generative procedures that connect meanings with pronunciations. These meanings are neither concepts nor extensions....

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Introduction: the Pedagogical Circle and the ‘Open Secret’

Michael Bell.

in Open Secrets

May 2007; p ublished online January 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literature. 6289 words.

This chapter introduces the central concern of the book: how to recognise and to think cogently about the limits of humanistic pedagogy. It does so by explaining two continuing motifs; the...

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The Tree of Philosophy

Roger Ariew.

in Descartes and the First Cartesians

November 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Western Philosophy. 30525 words.

For Descartes a person “should above all try to form for himself a code of morals sufficient to regulate the actions of his life.” After that, he should also study logic and practice for a...

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The Social Life of Dances

Susan Leigh Foster.

in Valuing Dance

May 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Dance. 17739 words.

Chapter 3 pursues the thesis that commodity and gift forms of exchange are interconnected and inseparable. It does this through an examination of three case studies: hip-hop, private dance...

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