United States Code (USC)

Business / Agriculture / United States Code (USC): The consolidation and codification of all the general and permanent laws of the United States. The U.S. Code is divided into 50 titles that represent broad subject areas. Title 7 is Agriculture. Each title is divided into chapters followed by subdivisions into parts covering specific areas. For example, 7 USC Chapter 45 Subchapter III deals with the Conservation Reserve Program. Regulations issued to administer the laws are first published in the Federal Register and then in the Code of Federal Regulations.

Other Words for Code

Code Noun Synonyms: cipher or cypher, cryptogram
Code Verb Synonyms: law(s), regulation(s), rule(s), jurisprudence, jus canonicum 'canon law', jus civile 'civil law', jus divinum 'divine law', jus gentium 'universal law', jus naturale 'natural law', corpus juris, pandect, common law, unwritten law
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Other Words for United

United Noun Synonyms: unified, common, mutual, combined, merged, coalesced, pooled, shared, collective, joint, amalgamated, connected
United Verb Synonyms: joint, cooperative, common, communal, collaborative, synergetic or synergistic, collective, concerted, coordinated, allied, partnership
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Object Code

Entertainment / Video Games / Object Code: What Source Code becomes after being compiled. You can play object code, but you have to compile source code before you can play it. You can read source code, but object code looks like gobbledygook. MORE

ntegrated Receiver Decoder (IRD)

Technology / Television (TV) / ntegrated Receiver Decoder (IRD): Satellite TV system receiver with a built-in decoder for unscrambling subscription channels. It is usually called a satellite receiver. MORE

Nowell Codex

Entertainment / Literature / Nowell Codex: The common scholarly nickname for the medieval manuscript that contains Beowulf. The official designation for this manuscript is Cotton Vitellius A.xv. You can click here to see the first page of Beow MORE

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