Nano

Science / Chemistry / Nano: Prefix used in the SI system meaning 'multiply by 10-9'. For example 1 nm means '0.000000001 m'; 2.8 ng could also be written '2.8 × 10-9 g'.

Nanometer

Science / Chemistry / Nanometer: A unit of length, equal to 10-9 meters, and equal to 10Å (Angstroms). MORE

Nanosecond

Technology / Computers / Nanosecond: A billionth of a second. Many computer operations, such as the speed of memory chips, are measured in nanoseconds. Nanosecond is often abbreviated as ns. MORE

Nanoplankton

Science / Marine Biology / Nanoplankton: Planktonic organisms that are 2-20 micometers in size. MORE

Riesling Renano

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Riesling Renano: Alternative name used in Italy for the German Riesling grape. MORE

Denominazione Di Origine Controllata E Garantita (Italy)

Life Style / Wine / Denominazione Di Origine Controllata E Garantita (Italy): The highest quality level for Italian wine. Often abbreviated to DOCG. Only a handful of wines have been promoted to this level. They include Chianti, Barolo, Barbaresco, Brunello di Montalcino, Vino MORE

Wavelength

Technology / Cell Phones / Wavelength: The distance covered by one cycle of a wave. MORE

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