CHAIN can refer to:
- CHAIN programming language
- CHAIN (industry standard), an acronym for Ceced Home Appliances Interoperating Network, a standard for a multi-brands home network of interactive household appliances.
- Controlled and Harmonised Aeronautical Information Network, a concept of EUROCONTROL to improve the quality of aeronautical data.
- Canadian High Arctic Ionospheric Network
See also Chain.
Other articles related to "chain, chains":
... to occur is between one D and one J gene segment of the heavy chain locus ... RNA) is generated containing the VDJ region of the heavy chain and both the constant mu and delta chains (Cμ and Cδ) ... is processed to add a polyadenylated (poly-A) tail after the Cμ chain and to remove sequence between the VDJ segment and this constant gene segment ...
... (NYSE CMG) ( /tʃɨˈpoʊtleɪ/ chi-POHT-lay), is a chain of restaurants located in the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada, specializing in burritos and tacos ... naturally raised meat than any other restaurant chain ... Chipotle is one of the first chains of fast casual dining establishments ...
... A human chain is a form of demonstration in which people link their arms as a show of political solidarity ... The number of demonstrators involved in a human chain is often disputed the organizers of the human chain often report higher numbers than governmental authorities ... Notable human chains, in chronological order, have included Date Event Location Number of participants Purpose 1983 Berkshire, England, United Kingdom 40,000 - 80,000 Protested siting of American nuclear ...
... It is contrasted with chain of events duration, which is the time it takes for a chain of events to reach its terminal event, in this case the object with intrinsic value ... The chain of events duration may be significantly longer than the value duration, especially for objects with long term instrumental value ... the value of the intervening objects in the chain of events ...
... (known as simply Village on signs) was a chain of supermarkets operating in New Brunswick, Canada, between 1987 and 1995 ... The chain was formed by wholesaler The Food Group Inc ... Village was the only unionized supermarket chain in New Brunswick, and concessions to the union after a threatened strike in 1994 brought FGI to bankruptcy ...
Famous quotes containing the word chain:
“By this unprincipled facility of changing the state as often, and as much, and in as many ways as there are floating fancies or fashions, the whole chain and continuity of the commonwealth would be broken. No one generation could link with the other. Men would become little better than the flies of a summer.”
—Edmund Burke (17291797)
“Man ... cannot learn to forget, but hangs on the past: however far or fast he runs, that chain runs with him.”
—Friedrich Nietzsche (18441900)
“A chain is no stronger than its weakest link, and life is after all a chain.”
—William James (18421910)