What is called?

  • (adj): Known or spoken of as.
    Example: "Though she is named Katherine, she is called Kitty"
    Synonyms: known as
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on called:

Earned Value Management - Introduction To EVM
... a project plan that identifies work to be accomplished, a valuation of planned work, called Planned Value (PV) or Budgeted Cost of Work Scheduled (BCWS), and pre-defined ...
Breidablik
... one of the halls of Asgard "Then there is also in that place the abode called Breidablik, and there is not in heaven a fairer dwelling." Later in the work, when Snorri ...
The Term "Gnosticism"
... he legomene gnostike haeresis "the heresy called Learned (gnostic)" ... of Irenaeus' work On the Detection and Overthrow of Knowledge Falsely So Called, (Greek elenchos kai anatrope tes pseudonymou gnoseos genitive case ...
Eight-ball - Informal Rule Variations - Canada
... one was hooked (snookered) by one's opponent (even then, if a pocket is called for the 8, as opposed to "just a shot", i.e ... balls, are generally considered legal shots in informal games, as long as they are called as split shots, and the hit is in fact simultaneous to the human eye ... is that a shot is a visit-ending (but not ball-in-hand) foul if one pockets one's called shot but also pockets another ball incidentally, even if it ...
Torque - Terminology
... In the UK and in US mechanical engineering, this is called moment of force shortened usually to moment ... angular momentum of the object (the concept which in physics is called torque) ... acceleration, such as a drill bit accelerating from rest, the resulting moment is called a torque ...

More definitions of "called":

  • (adj): Given or having a specified name.
    Example: "They called his name Jesus"; "forces...which Empedocles called 'love' and 'hate'"
    Synonyms: named

Famous quotes containing the word called:

    Well, if I called the wrong number, why did you answer the phone?
    James Thurber (1894–1961)

    The brutalities of progress are called revolutions. When they are over we realize this: that the human race has been roughly handled, but that it has advanced.
    Victor Hugo (1802–1885)

    The world, which the Greeks called Beauty, has been made such by being gradually divested of every ornament which was not fitted to endure.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)