Wide Area Information Server (WAIS)

Business / Internet Marketing / Wide Area Information Server (WAIS): WAIS, pronounced 'ways,' search for data through online gopher databases. Unless you are looking for scientific or technical information, look somewhere else.

Other Words for Area

Area Noun Synonyms: space, room
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Other Words for Information

Information Adjective Synonyms: knowledge, data, facts, intelligence, message, word, advice, news, tidings, report, communication, info, low-down, dirt, dope, gen, bumf, poop
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Other Words for Wide

Wide Adjective Synonyms: spacious, roomy, ample, extensive, broad
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Privacy (Information)

Business / Agriculture / Privacy (Information): The right to control the disclosure of personal information: often referred to as confidentiality, but more accurately might be called data protection. Many landowners, including farmers, have grown c MORE

Prohibited Area

Technology / Aviation / Prohibited Area: Airspace designated under FAR Part 73 within which no person may operate an aircraft without the permission of the using agency. It is most always distinctly marked on the VFR sectional maps. MORE

Port Area

Technology / Rockets / Port Area: The cross section of a core, perforation or port - used in Hybrid tocalculate G (Mass Flux Rate). MORE

Personal Information Destination (PID)

Business / Internet Marketing / Personal Information Destination (PID): There are millions of pages of information on the web, but if you are looking for a specific item, there is only one page -- or very few -- that contains exactly the information you need. That's your MORE

Outgoing Mail Server

Technology / Email / Outgoing Mail Server: The server that routes email messages to incoming servers on the Internet. Outgoing mail servers are also referred to as SMTP servers. The outgoing mail server at MIT is named outgoing.mit.edu and sec MORE

Overlay Area Code

Technology / Cell Phones / Overlay Area Code: A solution to the scarcity of new phone numbers, overlays involve issuance of new 10-digit phone numbers for use alongside an area's existing seven-digit numbers, which have a different area code. MORE

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