on-line


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

on-line

(of COMPUTER equipment) currently under the control of the central processing unit (CPU).
References in periodicals archive ?
A: The on-line nursing instructor may have no defense or recourse to the above, given that the online instructor was not a witness to the event(s) and has no physical presence in the state.
With an easy to understand on-line Internet application, registered members can schedule a "meeting appointment" with their meeting partners providing documentation of their meeting and simultaneously arranging for a call-back meeting confirmation telephone call.
In other on-line newspaper news, the New York Times said last week that it would finally fill its on-line editor's job: Jill Abramson, the paper's managing editor for news, will step down for six months and "fully immerse herself in the digital part of our world."
By the early 2000's, most gay newspapers and magazines had a solid on-line presence, but few were putting whole editions on-line.
On-line check-in via ViewTrip assists airlines by reducing the costs and resources associated with providing personnel to manage passenger check-in at the airport.
The launch has been timed to coincide with the Internet Watch Foundation Awareness Day, which will promote the organisation's on-line hotline, on which people can report and get any potentially illegal on-line content involving children removed.
Auctions--onsite and on-line combined--probably account for about 5 percent of that.
Kerr's research (2005) also indicated that the confidence and preparedness of teachers and the motivation of students are the most influential elements affecting on-line learning outcomes.
In five years there will still be a demand for traditional instruction; however, the demand for on-line and web-enhanced instruction is destined to grow.
The Easidew On-line is designed to provide continuous and reliable measurement of your air or gas system.
Over the past decade, an explosion of on-line courses and programs have taken the academe world by storm.
Sign On-Line was one of ten projects to secure a share of pounds 1.5 million funding announced by the Department for Work and Pensions for BSL initiatives after the Government announced that it was to be formally recognised as a language in its own right.