What is class?

Some articles on class:

Sather - Example of Iterators
... class MAIN is main is loop i = 1.upto!(10) #OUT + i + "\n" end end end This program prints numbers from 1 to 10 ... upto! is a method of the integer class INT accepting one once argument, meaning its value will not change as the iterator yields ... upto! could be implemented in the INT class like this upto!(once mINT)SAME is i INT = self -- initialise i to the value of self, -- that is the integer of which ...
Class - Transportation
... Travel class, a quality of accommodation on public transport Class (locomotive), a single design of a locomotive as assigned by the railroad Classification of United States ...
Biomedical Engineering - Roles of A Biomedical Engineer in A Hospital - Medical Devices
... the US) as follows (see also Regulation) Class I devices present minimal potential for harm to the user and are often simpler in design than Class II or Class III devices ... Class II devices are subject to special controls in addition to the general controls of Class I devices ... Devices in this class are typically non-invasive and include x-ray machines, PACS, powered wheelchairs, infusion pumps, and surgical drapes ...
488 (disambiguation)
... The year 488 BC British Rail Class 488, unpowered electric multiple unit trailer sets, converted from Mark 2F coaches IEEE-488, a short-range, digital ... of the Kriegsmarine USS McCalla (DD-488), a Gleaves-class destroyer USS Sarda (SS-488), a Tench-class submarine ...
Protecting Equipment in The Outside Plant
... Class 1 Equipment in a Controlled Environment Class 2 Protected Equipment in Outside Environments Class 3 Protected Equipment in Severe Outside Environments Class 4 Products in an Unprotected Environment ... the most recent industry data regarding each Class described above ...

More definitions of "class":

  • (noun): (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders.
  • (noun): A league ranked by quality.
    Example: "He played baseball in class D for two years"
    Synonyms: division
  • (noun): People having the same social or economic status.
    Example: "The working class"; "an emerging professional class"
    Synonyms: social class, socio-economic class
  • (noun): Elegance in dress or behavior.
    Example: "She has a lot of class"
  • (noun): A body of students who are taught together.
    Synonyms: form, grade
  • (noun): A body of students who graduate together.
    Example: "The class of '97"
    Synonyms: year
  • (noun): A collection of things sharing a common attribute.
    Synonyms: category, family

Famous quotes containing the word class:

    It is certain that every class is interested in [educational] establishments which give to the human mind its highest improvements, and to every Country its truest and most durable celebrity.
    James Madison (1751–1836)

    There is still the feeling that women’s writing is a lesser class of writing, that ... what goes on in the nursery or the bedroom is not as important as what goes on in the battlefield, ... that what women know about is a less category of knowledge.
    Erica Jong (b. 1942)