Mode (etymology from Latin modus: "manner, tune, measure, due measure, rhythm, melody") may mean:
- Transport mode, a means of transportation
- Block cipher modes of operation, in cryptography
- A technocomplex of stone tools
- Mode of production, a Marxist term for way of producing goods
Other articles related to "mode, modes":
... For a unimodal distribution the following bounds are known and are sharp where μ,ν and θ is the mean, median and mode respectively. ...
... and skewed otherwise), with two inflection points, equidistant from the mode as follows left of the mode at right of the mode at The distribution is unimodal, positively skewed ... There is one inflection point, located to the right of the mode, at The distribution is unimodal negatively skewed, left-tailed, with one inflection point, located to the left of the mode, as ... There is one inflection point, located to the left of the mode, at There are no inflection points in the remaining (symmetric and skewed) regions U-shaped upside-down-U-shaped, reverse-J-shaped or J-shaped The ...
... Later versions allowed graphics mode programs to be loaded as well, but only run in full screen mode ... GUI operating system it was a quasi-GUI shell that ran in real mode on top of DOS ... However, in either case, it ran in real mode rather than protected mode, meaning that a misbehaving program could still crash the system ...
... Mode Records, a record label MODE Magazine, a now out-of-print US women's fashion magazine created specifically to feature fashions over a US size 14 with a Vogue ...
... In addition to the main single-player mode, Wario's Woods offers two play modes a time attack mode, where single-players complete a number of levels as fast as possible and a competitive two-player ... the option to play this multiplayer mode against computer-controlled players of increasing difficulty, while the NES version supplies unique boss battles, which are fought in a special ...
Famous quotes containing the word mode:
“That the mere matter of a poem, for instanceits subject, its given incidents or situation; that the mere matter of a picturethe actual circumstances of an event, the actual topography of a landscapeshould be nothing without the form, the spirit of the handling, that this form, this mode of handling, should become an end in itself, should penetrate every part of the matter;Mthis is what all art constantly strives after, and achieves in different degrees.”
—Walter Pater (18391894)
“The character of the loggers admiration is betrayed by his very mode of expressing it.... He admires the log, the carcass or corpse, more than the tree.... What right have you to celebrate the virtues of the man you murdered?”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“The method of scientific investigation is nothing but the expression of the necessary mode of working of the human mind. It is simply the mode in which all phenomena are reasoned about, rendered precise and exact.”
—Thomas Henry Huxley (182595)