CAL

CAL CAL [kæl] noun [uncountable] COMPUTING
Computer Assisted Learning or Computer Aided Learning; computer programs or teaching methods that involve using computers to help people learn something. CAL programs and materials are often used for teaching people who are not able to travel to a college, school etc:

• Several colleges have developed flexible learning based around the Institute's CAL courses.

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CAL UK US /kæl/ noun [U]
IT ABBREVIATION for computer-aided learning; computer-assisted learning: the use of computers in education, especially by students who cannot be present in a school or university: »

The company is retaining centers that provide both individual tutoring and CAL, and closing the sites that don't offer both.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • Cal — may refer to: * Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, ie, CAL = Chronic Airway Limitation * cal (Unix), a standard program on Unix that prints an ASCII calendar of the given month or year * Cal (novel), a 1983 novel by Bernard MacLaverty, about… …   Wikipedia

  • cal — s. 1. (zool.) cabalină, (pop. şi depr.) mărţână. 2. (iht.) cal de mare (Hippocampus hippocampus) v. căluţ de mare. 3. (tehn.) căluşel, război. (cal la moara de vânt.) 4. (tehn.) scaun. (cal la scăunoaie.) Trimis de siveco, 31.08.2005. Sursa …   Dicționar Român

  • cal — s. f. 1. Óxido de cálcio (CaO), que forma a base de um grande número de pedras, como o mármore, o granito, a cal viva, etc. (Obtém se a cal pela calcinação da cal viva. Misturada com areia e água, forma as argamassas, que endurecem com o ar.)… …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • CAL — steht für: das Einheitenzeichen für Kalorie das kalibrierte Kalenderalter bei der Radiokohlenstoffdatierung CAL als Abkürzung steht für: den amerikanischen Bundesstaat Kalifornien, USA (die offizielle Zwei Buchstaben Kennung ist jedoch CA) CAL… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • cal — (Del lat. calx). 1. f. Óxido de calcio. Sustancia alcalina de color blanco o blanco grisáceo que, al contacto del agua, se hidrata o se apaga, con desprendimiento de calor, y, mezclada con arena, forma la argamasa o mortero. 2. Nombre con que se… …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • cal — sustantivo femenino 1. (no contable) Sustancia blanca ligera y cáustica, compuesta de óxido de calcio usada en la fabricación de cementos, abonos o material refractario. cal apagada Cal mezclada con agua usada en la construcción. cal viva Cal que …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Cal —  Pour l’article homophone, voir Cale. Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cal — (от англ. calendar) UNIX‐утилита, отображающая простой календарь. Если аргументы не указаны, то выводится календарь на текущий месяц. Использование cal [ smjy13] [[month] year] Возможны следующие опции: 1 Выводит календарь только на один месяц.… …   Википедия

  • cal — (от англ. calendar) UNIX‐утилита, отображающая простой календарь. Если аргументы не указаны, то выводится календарь на текущий месяц. Использование cal [ smjy13] [[month] year] Возможны следующие опции: 1 Выводит календарь только на один… …   Википедия

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