Event Handler

Technology / Programming / Event Handler: An event handler is called when a certain event happens. In processing applications, the mousemoved() method is an example of an event handler. In an of application, the receivedsound() method is an event handler that indicates that the system has received data from the sound card.

Other Words for Event

Event Noun Synonyms: issue, outcome, consequence, result, conclusion, upshot, end, effect
Event Verb Synonyms: occurrence, happening, incident, episode, occasion, circumstance, affair, experience
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Preventive Treatment

Health / Dentistry / Preventive Treatment: Any action taken by the patient, assisted by the dentist, hygienist, and the office staff that serves to prevent dental or other disease. Sealants, cleanings and space maintainers are examples of prev MORE

Primary Prevention

Life Style / Adoption / Primary Prevention: Activities geared to a sample of the general population to prevent child abuse and neglect from occurring. Also referred to as 'universal prevention.' MORE

Puck-Handler

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Puck-Handler: The player currently in possession of the puck. MORE

Preventive Maintenance

Business / Real Estate / Preventive Maintenance: Includes regularly scheduled activities such as painting and seasonal servicing of appliances and systems. Preventive maintenance preserves the long-range value and physical integrity of the building. MORE

Preventive Dentistry

Health / Dentistry / Preventive Dentistry: Education and treatment devoted to and concerned with preventing the development of dental disease. MORE

Prevented Planting Acreage

Business / Agriculture / Prevented Planting Acreage: Land on which a farmer intended to plant a program crop or insurable crop, but was unable to because of drought, flood, or other natural disaster. Used in the calculation of disaster payments and crop MORE

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