Gig

Technology / Home Audio / Gig: Slang for job, engagement of musicians to play and perform.

Gigabyte (GB)

Technology / Computers / Gigabyte (GB): 2 to the 30th power (1,073,741,824) bytes. One gigabyte is equal to 1,024 megabytes. MORE

Gigue

Entertainment / Music / Gigue: Popular English Baroque dance type, a standard movement of the Baroque suite, in a lively compound meter. MORE

Jig

Entertainment / Literature / Jig: (possibly from Old French giguer, 'to dance, to kick, to gambol') In Renaissance drama, a jig was a song-and-dance performance by a clown and/or other actors at the conclusion of a play. The dances we MORE

Digital Versatile Disk (DVD)

Technology / Television (TV) / Digital Versatile Disk (DVD): DVD, which once stood for Digital Video Disk or Digital Versatile Disk, is the next generation of optical disk storage technology. DVD holds a minimum of 4.7GB (gigabytes) of information on one of its MORE

Frequency

Technology / Cell Phones / Frequency: The number of oscillations, or vibrations, of radio waves per unit of time, usually expressed in either cycles-per-second or Hertz (Hz). MORE

Cthulhu Mythos

Entertainment / Literature / Cthulhu Mythos: (also spelled Cthulu and Kutulu, pronounced various ways) Strongly influential in pulp science fiction and early twentieth-century horror stories, the Cthulhu mythos revolves around a pantheon of mali MORE

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