References articles on Wikipedia
methods are used that intentionally hide the reference from some observers, as in cryptography. References feature in many spheres of human activity and
Apr 20th 2017

Circular reference
sources, see Wikipedia:Circular reference. A circular reference is a series of references where the last object references the first, resulting in a closed
Jan 29th 2017

elsewhere in the same document. In both printed and online dictionaries cross-references are important because they form a network structure of relations existing
Oct 19th 2015

Grid reference
Numerical grid references consist of an even number of digits. EastingsEastings are written before Northings. Thus in a 6 digit grid reference 123456, the Easting
Dec 14th 2016

Frame of reference
confused with InertialInertial frame of reference. For other uses, see Framing. In physics, a frame of reference (or reference frame) consists of an abstract coordinate
Oct 11th 2016

Numeric character reference
numeric character references for the Greek capital letter Sigma In SGML, HTML, and XML, the following are all valid numeric character references for the Latin
Dec 22nd 2016

Reference (C++)
reason, containers of references are not allowed. References cannot be uninitialized. Because it is impossible to reinitialize a reference, they must be initialized
Feb 1st 2017

Reference (computer science)
references. They may use references to access and assign objects. References are also used in function/method calls or message passing, and reference
Feb 23rd 2017

Parenthetical referencing
usually designated as "Works cited" or "References." The difference between a "works cited" or "references" list and a bibliography is that a bibliography
Apr 18th 2017

Reference work
work that librarians perform at a library reference desk, see Library reference desk. A reference work is a book or periodical (or its electronic
Apr 26th 2017

Sports Reference
Reference Sports Reference, LLC is a company which operates several sports-related websites including,, Basketball
Apr 17th 2017

Popular culture references to Sherlock Holmes
"Elementary, my dear" to other characters. These references are in addition to the innumerable passing references to Sherlock Holmes made in a very large percentage
Mar 6th 2017

Reference counting
In computer science, reference counting is a technique of storing the number of references, pointers, or handles to a resource such as an object, block
Feb 6th 2017

List of XML and HTML character entity references
character entity reference. HTML-4HTML 4.01 does not provide any new character references. To use one of these character entity references in an HTML or XML
Mar 24th 2017

List of data references for chemical elements
whom?] values for many properties of the elements, together with various references, are collected on these data pages. List of chemical elements — atomic
Jan 21st 2017

Digital reference
Digital reference (or virtual reference) is a service by which a library reference service is conducted online, and the reference transaction is a computer-mediated
Apr 22nd 2017

Reference desk
librarians whose primary duty was to provide reference services. One of the earliest proponents of references services was Samuel Swett Green. He wrote an
Nov 19th 2016

List of cultural references to A Clockwork Orange
Popular culture references to Anthony Burgess' novel A Clockwork Orange (1962) and Stanley Kubrick's 1971 film adaptation have been wide-ranging, from
Feb 24th 2017

Reference management software
citations (references). Once a citation has been recorded, it can be used time and again in generating bibliographies, such as lists of references in scholarly
Apr 19th 2017

Reference range
ranges". WikiJournal of Medicine. 1 (1). doi:10.15347/wjm/2014.003.  References Page 19 in: Stephen K. Bangert MA MB BChir MSc MBA FRCPath; William
Mar 21st 2017

List of Pixar film references
Beginning with Red's Dream and its references to previous Pixar short films, Pixar has included references in its films to other works produced by the
Jan 19th 2017

masques, spectacles, or other forms of performance within the drama); references to acting, theatre, dramatic writing, spectatorship, and the frequently
Mar 7th 2017

Ideas of reference and delusions of reference
intelligence-agent tended to see spies everywhere, rather as certain lunatics saw references to themselves in every newspaper'. In Vladimir Nabokov's short story Signs
Apr 8th 2017

Spatial reference system
A spatial reference system (SRS) or coordinate reference system (CRS) is a coordinate-based local, regional or global system used to locate geographical
Feb 24th 2017

Credo Reference
Credo (disambiguation). Credo Reference or Credo (formerly Xrefer) is an American company that offers online reference content by subscription and partners
Jan 5th 2017

Sense and reference
watchmaker, see Sinn (watchmaker). The distinction between sense and reference was an innovation of the German philosopher and mathematician Gottlob
Apr 20th 2017 is a website providing baseball statistics for every player in Major League Baseball history. The site is often used by major media
Apr 17th 2017

Reference genome
A reference genome (also known as a reference assembly) is a digital nucleic acid sequence database, assembled by scientists as a representative example
Feb 22nd 2017

Weak reference
An object referenced only by weak references – meaning "every chain of references that reaches the object includes at least one weak reference as a link"
Dec 21st 2016

Reference question
federal references to the Supreme Court since 1892. Prior to the abolition of appeals to the Judicial Committee, many of the earlier federal references went
Feb 27th 2017

Mars Design Reference Mission
The-NASA-Mars-Design-Reference-MissionThe NASA Mars Design Reference Mission ("DRM") refer to a series of NASA conceptual design studies of the missions to send humans to Mars. The related
Mar 8th 2017

Linear referencing
another member of the family, as are landmark references such as "5 km south of Ayers Rock." Linear referencing has traditionally been the expression of choice
Apr 6th 2017

List of cultural references to Game Grumps
Popular culture references to the Let's Play webseries Game Grumps and its hosts have been found in various media. Some references have ranged from cameos
Apr 25th 2017

Irish grid reference system
The Irish grid reference system is a system of geographic grid references commonly[citation needed] used in Ireland (both Northern Ireland and the Republic
Feb 18th 2017

Inertial frame of reference
inertial frame of reference (also inertial reference frame or inertial frame, Galilean reference frame or inertial space) is a frame of reference that describes
Feb 21st 2017

Reference (disambiguation)
A reference is a relationship in which one object designates or links to another. Reference or reference point may also refer to: Reference or citation
Jul 4th 2016

Criterion-referenced test
A criterion-referenced test is a style of test which uses test scores to generate a statement about the behavior that can be expected of a person with
Nov 19th 2016

Reference frame (video)
multiple reference frames is Snow, which can handle up to eight. The Theora codec provides a limited form of multiple reference frames, allowing references to
Dec 27th 2014

Book of Jasher (biblical references)
"Jasher" is found in the King James Bible, 1611. The book appears to be referenced from around the reign of David. 2 Samuel 1:18 states: To teach the Sons
Apr 6th 2017

Rotating reference frame
rotating frame of reference is a special case of a non-inertial reference frame that is rotating relative to an inertial reference frame. An everyday
Feb 24th 2017

For the self-reference template on Wikipedia, see Template:SelfrefSelfref. Self-reference occurs in natural or formal languages when a sentence, idea or
Apr 12th 2017

Comparison of reference management software
below this table. Some reference management software include support for automatic embedding and (re)formatting of references in word processing programs
Apr 26th 2017

Reference implementation
In the software development process, a reference implementation (or, less frequently, sample implementation or model implementation) is the standard from
Jan 6th 2017

Reference card
A reference card or reference sheet (or quick reference card) is a concise bundling of condensed notes about a specific topic, such as mathematical formulas
Apr 26th 2017

Photo-referencing in visual art is the practice of creating art based on a photograph. Art produced through this technique is said to be photo-referenced.
Nov 30th 2016

Non-inertial reference frame
A non-inertial reference frame is a frame of reference that is undergoing acceleration with respect to an inertial frame. An accelerometer at rest in
Jan 2nd 2017

Reference data
see Reference data (financial markets). Reference data are data that define the set of permissible values to be used by other data fields. Reference data
Dec 1st 2016

Datum reference
line (/) and the second with double lines (//). For most work, the datum references of the workpiece need to be square. If necessary they may be cut, planed
Apr 27th 2017

Reference marker (New York)
In New York, a reference marker is a small green sign mounted approximately every one-tenth mile on highways maintained by the New York State Department
Sep 2nd 2016

Terms of reference
Terms of reference (TOR) define the purpose and structures of a project, committee, meeting, negotiation, or any similar collection of people who have
Feb 5th 2017

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