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

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Torque - Terminology
... In the UK and in US mechanical engineering, this is called moment of force shortened usually to moment ... the angular momentum of the object (the concept which in physics is called torque) ... such as a drill bit accelerating from rest, the resulting moment is called a torque ...
Eight-ball - Informal Rule Variations - Canada
... by one's opponent (even then, if a pocket is called for the 8, as opposed to "just a shot", i.e ... object 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 ... 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 is one's own (however, if that ...
The Term "Gnosticism"
... to describe the school of Valentinus as he legomene gnostike haeresis "the heresy called Learned (gnostic)" ... work On the Detection and Overthrow of Knowledge Falsely So Called, (Greek elenchos kai anatrope tes pseudonymou gnoseos genitive case ...
Breidablik
... 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 describes Baldr, he gives ...
Earned Value Management - Introduction To EVM
... work to be accomplished, a valuation of planned work, called Planned Value (PV) or Budgeted Cost of Work Scheduled (BCWS), and pre-defined “earning rules” (also called metrics) to ...

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:

    That fatal drollery called a representative government.
    Benjamin Disraeli (1804–1881)

    Here comes a pair of very strange beasts, which in all
    tongues are called fools.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    His work was that curious mixture of bad painting and good intentions that always entitles a man to be called a representative British artist.
    Oscar Wilde (1854–1900)