Hot Swappable

Technology / Computers / Hot Swappable: This refers to a device that is designed to be removed or replaced while a system is turned on without disturbing the computers function. A good example of a hot swappable device is the USB flash drive.

Other Words for Hot

Hot Noun Synonyms: fiery, white-hot, red-hot, piping hot, burning, blistering, scorching, roasting, frying, sizzling, searing, boiling, scalding, steaming, simmering, torrid, sweltering, sultry, heated
Hot Adjective Synonyms: intense, fervent, zealous, ardent, enthusiastic, passionate, fervid, vehement, excited, animated, impetuous, fiery, fierce, inflamed, sharp, violent
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Photosphere

Science / Weather / Photosphere: The intensely bright portion of the sun visible to the unaided eye; the 'surface' of the sun. Reaching temperatures estimated at about 11,000?‚°F, it is the portion of the sun's atmosphere which em MORE

Photosynthate

Science / Marine Biology / Photosynthate: A substance synthesized in the process of photosynthesis MORE

Photosynthesis

Science / Biology / Photosynthesis: The process by which plant cells use solar energy to produce ATP. The conversion of unusable sunlight energy into usable chemical energy, associated with the actions of chlorophyll. MORE

Photosynthetic Quotient

Science / Marine Biology / Photosynthetic Quotient: In photosynthesis, the moles of oxygen produced, divided by the moles of carbon dioxide assimilated MORE

Photorespiration

Science / Marine Biology / Photorespiration: Enhanced respiration of plants in the light relative to dark respiration MORE

Photoperiodism

Science / Biology / Photoperiodism: The ability of certain plants to sense the relative amounts of light and dark in a 24-hour period; controls the onset of fiowering in many plants. MORE

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