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  1. Instruments

    Instruments is an application performance analyzer and visualizer, integrated in Xcode 3.0 and later versions of Xcode. It is a developer tool included in Apple Mac OS X v10.5 and later versions of Mac OS X, built on top of the DTrace tracing framework from OpenSolaris and ported to Mac OS X. Instruments shows a time line displaying any event occurring in the application, such as CPU activity variation, memory allocation, and network and file activity, together with graphs and statistics. Group of events are monitored via customizable "instruments", which have the ability to record user generated events and replay them exactly as many times as needed, so a developer can see the effect of code changes without actually doing the repetitive work. The Instrument Builder feature allows the creation of custom analysis instruments. Built-in instruments can track ⁕User events, such as keyboard keys pressed and mouse moves and clicks with exact time. ⁕CPU activity of processes and threads. ⁕Memory allocation and release, garbage collection and memory leaks. ⁕File reads, writes, locks. ⁕Network activity and traffic. ⁕Graphics and inner workings of OpenGL.

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  1. instrumentsnoun

    Plural noun of the word instrument.

    The musicians all brought their instruments and had a jamming session in the local pub on holidays.


    Submitted by MaryC on April 20, 2016  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'instruments' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3349

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of instruments in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of instruments in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of instruments in a Sentence

  1. The Russian central bank:

    In order to prevent possible pricing manipulation during the expiration of futures contracts on the RTS index .... the Central Bank of Russia sent an order to MICEX (index) to suspend trading of financial instruments.

  2. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev:

    We will collect (the debts), banks will use all instruments that exist, including, naturally, judicial procedures.

  3. Frans Timmermans:

    We should also be prepared to consider other instruments, for instance a carbon border tax, to level the playing field for European products.

  4. Antony Blinken:

    We'll adopt a strategy that more closely weaves together all our instruments of national power -- diplomacy, military, intelligence -- with those of our allies and partners.

  5. Gu Yongtao:

    Many instruments used to pump money into the system mature, and there's no sign the central bank will cut banks' reserve ratios any time soon. So there is concern that liquidity will become tight.

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