Subsystem of ICES. Sammet 1969, p.616.

(03 Feb 2009)

prohormone thiol protease, proin, proinsulin, proiosystolia < Prev | Next > project, project, project assurance

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums

This entry has no definition yet.

(14 Jan 2009)

proin, proinsulin, proiosystolia, PROJECT < Prev | Next > project, project assurance, Project Athena

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums

1. To shoot forward; to extend beyond something else; to be prominent; to jut; as, the cornice projects; branches project from the tree.

2. To form a project; to scheme.

1. The place from which a thing projects, or starts forth.

2. That which is projected or designed; something intended or devised; a scheme; a design; a plan. "Vented much policy, and projects deep." (Milton) "Projects of happiness devised by human reason." (Rogers) "He entered into the project with his customary ardor." (Prescott)

3. An idle scheme; an impracticable design; as, a man given to projects.

Synonyms: Design, scheme, plan, purpose.

Project, Design. A project is something of a practical nature thrown out for consideration as to its being done. A design is a project when matured and settled, as a thing to be accomplished. An ingenious man has many projects, but, if governed by sound sense, will be slow in forming them into designs. See also Scheme.

Origin: OF. Project, F. Projet, fr. L. Projectus, p. P. Of projicere to project; pro forward + jacere to throw. See Jet a shooting forth, and cf. Projet.

(01 Mar 1998)

proinsulin, proiosystolia, PROJECT, project < Prev | Next > project assurance, Project Athena

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums