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  1. STREAMS

    In computer networking, STREAMS is the native framework in Unix System V for implementing character devices. STREAMS's design is a modular architecture for implementing full-duplex I/O between kernel or user space processes and between device drivers. Its most frequent uses have been in developing terminal I/O and networking subsystems. In System V Release 4, the entire terminal interface was reimplemented using STREAMS. An important concept in STREAMS is the ability to push drivers — custom code modules which can modify the functionality of a network interface or other device — together to form a stack. Several of these drivers can be chained together in order.

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  1. streams

    Plural noun of the word stream.

    The mountains and valleys have many streams that run through them all and merge at different points in the river that they all connect to.

Anagrams for streams »

  1. matress

  2. masters, Masters, master's

  3. remasts

  4. Masters

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of streams in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of streams in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Locke:

    Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.

  2. Muhammed Ali, in a television interview:

    Lakes, rivers, streams...all are water and all travel to the same destination. So it is with religion.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    All the streams carry the wisdom of the forest to the lake, and over there, silence replaces the noise!

  4. Muhammad Ali:

    Rivers, ponds, lakes and streams. They have different names but all contain water. Religions have different names, but all contain truth.

  5. Chief Executive Antoine Frerot:

    The waste streams of developed countries are a real mine for raw materials, and even if we do not become a mining company, our recycling activities increasingly compete with the mining industry.

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Translations for streams

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  • ప్రవాహాలుTelugu

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