CAT

Acronym for 'Computer Aided Tomography' - a computer creates a 3d image of a part of the body from many 2d X-ray images.

cat

a crawler-type tractor.

cat

  1. an informal term for a youth or man
  2. a spiteful woman gossip
  3. a whip with nine knotted cords
  4. a method of examining body organs by scanning them with X rays and using a computer to construct an image

Cat

Felis catus domestica (invalid junior synonym) }} The domestic cat (Felis catus or Felis silvestris catus) is a small, usually furry, domesticated, and carnivorous mammal. It is often called the housecat when kept as an indoor pet, or simply the cat when there is no need to distinguish it from other felids and felines. Cats are often valued by hum...
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cat

[n] - a spiteful woman gossip 2. [n] - feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and being unable to roar 3. [v] - beat with a cat-o`-nine-tails
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Cat

• (n.) A double tripod (for holding a plate, etc.), having six feet, of which three rest on the ground, in whatever position in is placed. • (n.) An old game; (a) The game of tipcat and the implement with which it is played. See Tipcat. (c) A game of ball, called, according to the number of batters, one old cat, two old cat, etc. • (...
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CAT

<abbreviation> Computerised axial tomography; chloramphenicol acetyltransferase. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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cat

true cat noun feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and no ability to roar: domestic cats; wildcats
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CAT

[magazine] CAT (Civil Aviation Training) is an international simulation and training publication produced bi-monthly in the UK by Halldale Media. CAT was first published in 1990, and has provided continuous, international coverage ever since with its world-wide team of journalists. Halldale Media also publish CAT`s sister publication Milita...
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CAT

[phototypesetter] The GSI C/A/T (Computer Assisted Typesetter) is a phototypesetter developed by Graphic Systems in 1972. This phototypesetter, along with troff software for UNIX, revolutionized the typesetting and document printing industry. Phototypesetting is most often used with offset printing technology. The GSI C/A/T phototypesetter ...
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Cat

[Red Dwarf] The Cat is a fictional character in the British science fiction sitcom Red Dwarf. He is played by Danny John-Jules. He is a descendant of Frankenstein, Dave Lister`s pregnant pet cat, and her kittens, and whose species evolved into a humanoid form over 3,000,000 years while Dave Lister was in suspended animation. As a character ...
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Cat

[Unix] The cat program is a standard Unix utility that will output the contents of a specific file and can be used to concatenate and list files. The name is an abbreviation of catenate, a synonym of concatenate. == Usage == The Single Unix Specification specifies that when the `cat` program is given files in a sequence as arguments, it wil...
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Cat

[zodiac] The cat is the fourth animal symbol in the 12-year cycle of the Vietnamese zodiac, taking place of the Rabbit in the Chinese zodiac. As such, the traits associated with the Rabbit are attributed to the cat. Cats are in conflict with the Rat. Legends relating to the order of the Chinese zodiac often include stories as to why the cat...
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Cat

Naval 'Room to swing a cat' Common slang expression meaning the space required for any particular job. This does not refer to the domestic animal, but to the Naval cat-o'-nine' tails (The 'Cat').
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Cat

Naval 'The cat is out of the bag' Common slang expression, meaning 'The secret is out'. From the practice of keeping the Naval cat o' nine tails in a red baize bag and not removing it until the offender was secured to the gratings and there was no possibility of a reprieve.
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Cat

Cat (kăt) noun [ Anglo-Saxon cat ; akin to D. & Danish kat , Swedish katt , Icelandic k├Âttr , German katze , kater , Ir. cat , W. cath , Armor. kaz , Late Latin catus , Bisc. catua , NGr. ga`ta , ...
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Cat

Cat transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle tted ; present participle & verbal noun Catting .] (Nautical) To bring to the cathead; as, to cat an anchor. See Anchor . Totten.
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Cat

1. To prepare an anchor, after raising it by lifting it with a tackle to the Cat Head, prior to securing (fishing) it alongside for sea. (An anchor raised to the Cat Head is said to be catted). 2. The Cat o' Nine Tails (see below). 3. A cat-rigged boat or catboat.
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Cat

A cat was a Northern English bulk carrier ship based on the Dutch fluytand used during the early 18th century. A cat was a sturdy, blunt-bowed vessel of about 375 tons displacement fitted with three masts, square-rigged on the fore and main, lateen-rigged on the mizzen with a square topsail. A cat carried a crew of 12 and was used for coastal and s...
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CAT

a radiologic diagnostic technique used in medicine. See tomography.
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Cat

A whip made up of nine knotted ropes and used as punishment.
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Cat

Abbreviation for Caterpillar tractor.
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CAT

abbreviation: Clear Air Turbulence
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CAT

acronym: computerized axial tomography
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Cat

Alternative name for the Erie people. ...
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