Definitions for sisalˈsaɪ səl, ˈsɪs əl

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  1. sisal, sisal hemp(noun)

    a plant fiber used for making rope

  2. sisal, Agave sisalana(noun)

    Mexican or West Indian plant with large fleshy leaves yielding a stiff fiber used in e.g. rope

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  1. sisal(Noun)

    A Central American plant, of the genus Agave, cultivated for its sword-shaped leaves that yield fibers used for rope.

  2. sisal(Noun)

    The fibre of the plant.

  3. sisal(Noun)

    A sisal mat.

  4. Origin: Named after .

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  1. SISAL

    SISAL is a general-purpose single assignment functional programming language with strict semantics, implicit parallelism, and efficient array handling. SISAL outputs a dataflow graph in Intermediary Form 1. It was derived from VAL, and adds recursion and finite streams. It has a Pascal-like syntax and was designed to be a common high-level language for numerical programs on a variety of multiprocessors.

Anagrams of sisal »

  1. Silas

  2. sails

  3. lassi


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