Iris

An adjustable circular diaphragm to alter beam size in a profile spot. Made up of a set of interleafing plates. When rotated the small hole formed by the plates opens or closes. Also Diaphragm.

Iris

A messenger of the gods, closely associated with rainbows.

Iris

[Cirque du Soleil] Iris, was a resident Cirque du Soleil`s show based in Los Angeles, California. It premiered on September 25, 2011 after preview performances which began on July 21, 2011. The cost for production of the show was nearly {US$|100000000|2011}, which included the cost of renovating the Dolby Theatre in which the show was house...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iris_(Cirque_du_Soleil)

IRIS

[transportation software] IRIS (Intelligent Roadway Information System) is an open-source Advanced Traffic Management System (ATMS) software project developed by the Minnesota Department of Transportation. It is used by transportation agencies to monitor and manage interstate and highway traffic. IRIS uses the GPL license. ==Functional area...
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IRIS

[astronomical software] IRIS is an astronomical image processing software. IRIS is free for non-commercial usage. == Main features == Image aligning and stacking, calibration, correction and enhancement, DSLR control. ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IRIS_(astronomical_software)

IRIS

[jamming device] IRIS is a family of ECM equipment developed by Estonian Defence Forces for purposes of interfering with remotely controlled explosive devices. In June 2009, the technology, manufactured by E-Arsenal, was sold to Latvian Army in unpublished numbers, unpublished configuration, unpublished delivery time at unpublished price. =...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IRIS_(jamming_device)

Iris

This is a large group of mostly hardy perennials, some of which are bulbous, and others rhizomatous. Some varieties may be grown in bog gardens and shallow water. These beautiful plants grow wild in the temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere. Their name is taken from Iris, a rainbow, and refers to the beauty and variety of the flowers....
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/10004

IRIS

acronym: Incorporated Research Institution for Seismology
Found on http://cdiac.ornl.gov/pns/acronyms.html#I

IRIS

acronym: infrared interferometer spectrometer
Found on http://cdiac.ornl.gov/pns/acronyms.html#I

IRIS

acronym: integrated radar imaging system
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Iris

goddess of the rainbow, daughter of Thaumas and Electra, sister of the harpies; messenger of the gods.
Found on http://www.hestories.info/greco-roman-world-glossary.html

IRIS

EPA's Integrated Risk Information System, an electronic data base containing the Agency's latest descriptive and quantitative regulatory information on chemical constituents.
Found on http://www.epa.gov/OCEPAterms/

Iris

A circular diaphragm that contains the muscles which alter the amount of light that enters the eye by dilating or constricting the pupil. It has an opening in its center.
Found on http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/reith2003/glossary.shtml

Iris

A means of controlling the size of a lens aperture and therefore the amount of light passing through the lens.
Found on http://www.zoo.co.uk/~z0001325/Glossary.html

iris

[n] - plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals 2. [n] - muscular diaphragm that controls the size of the pupil 3. [n] - diaphragm consisting of thin overlapping plates that can be adjusted to change the diameter of a central opening
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Iris

An adjustable circular diaphragm with in a lantern with an arrangement of thin plates which are moved by a handle out side the lantern to adjust the size of the iris aperture.
Found on http://www.queens-theatre.co.uk/technical/glossaryoftheatreterms.htm

Iris

One of the `minor planets` of our solar system. Discovered by Hind on 13 Aug 1847. Diameter in km: 208. More data in TABLE 13. THE MINOR PLANETS
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Iris

Adjustable diaphragm controlling amount of light trasmitted by a lens.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20523

Iris

surrounds the pupil of the eye. It expands and contracts to change the size of the pupil and control the amount of light entering the eye.
Found on http://www.trayner.co.uk/Info/Glossary.html

Iris

In Greek mythology, the goddess of the rainbow and messenger of the gods. She was the daughter of Thaumas and Electra, and sister of the Harpies. ...
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Iris

The coloured disc at the front of the eyeball. It can develop a malignant melanoma in very rare cases.
Found on http://www.cancerhelp.org.uk/utilities/glossary/index.htm?search=i

Iris

the coloured part of the eye
Found on http://www.medichecks.com/glossary.cfm?ltr=I

iris

The coloured part of the eye
Found on http://www.generalandmedical.com/glossary/index_alpha_Results.html?mode=I

IRIS

Integrated Risk Information System [database, base de donneƩes]
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20895

Iris

A thin muscular diaphragm that controls the size of the pupil of the eye.
Found on http://www.gadsbywicks.co.uk/uploaded/3822.pdf
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