Alt


Alt

ALT may stand for:

*ALT (band), a group of musicians, the members of which are Andy White, Liam O'Maonlai and Tim Finn.
*ALT Linux, a distribution of Linux computer software, or a team of developers that work on the software.
*One of a number of alternate bannered U.S. highways.
*Alanine transaminase, an enzyme in the liver.
*Alternative lengthening of telomeres, a mechanism (other than telomerase) that cells use to maintain telomere length.
*Amtrak station in Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA.
*Altrincham railway station (National Rail) in Altrincham, England.
*Analytical-Literal Translation, a translation of the New Testament by Gary Zeolla of Darkness to Light Ministries.
*Anti leech tracker, a BitTorrent tracker which controls traffic of their clients.
*Approach and Landing Tests, conducted by NASA during the Space Shuttle program.
*Argon laser trabeculoplasty, a method of eye surgery.
*Assistant Language Teacher, the job title of people employed in Japan as an assistant English teacher in a public school.
*Association for Learning Technology in Oxford, England.
*Accelerated Life Tests, durability, stability or longevity tests that simulate the effects of long term usage.

Alt may also mean:

*Alt attribute, an attribute in Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), whose value is text that is normally used to indicate the function of an image in situations where the image is not displayed.
*Alt key, the key on a computer keyboard used to change the function other keys.
*Alt.* hierarchy, a hierarchy of USENET newsgroups.
*Altbier, a variety of German beer.
*Alternate character, a secondary character created by a player of Multi-User Dungeon (MUD) games or Massively Mutliplayer Online Role-Playing Games (MMORPG)
*Another name for an Internet sock puppet
*A resident account in the virtual online world of Second Life that is not the primary account of its owner
*Alternative music, a form of rock music with diverse multi-genre influences, often associated with indie rock.
*River Alt, a river in Merseyside, England.
*Alt, an alternative identity on the internet. The creation of an alternative account for any reason including for use as a Sockpuppet. This term is commonly used in, for example, Newgrounds.com.
*Alt, Greater Manchester, an area of Oldham, England.

Alt is also the name of:

*A.L.T. (born 1970), American rapper.
*Albrecht Alt (1883–1956), German bible scholar and theologian.
*Carol Alt (born 1960), American model and actress.
*Franz Alt (mathematician) (born 1910), Austrian-born American mathematician and computer scientist.
*Franz Alt (journalist) (born 1938), German renewable energy activist and journalist.


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  • Alt — Alt …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • ALT — ist: eine Eigenschaft, siehe die Begriffsklärung Alter ein Fluss in Rumänien, Nebenfluss der Donau, siehe Olt (Fluss) eine dunkle obergärige Biersorte, siehe Altbier die Taste alternate der PC Tastatur, siehe Alt (Taste) Alt (abgeleitet von lat.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Alt — ist: eine Eigenschaft, siehe die Begriffsklärung Alter ein Fluss in Rumänien, Nebenfluss der Donau, siehe Olt (Fluss) eine dunkle obergärige Biersorte, siehe Altbier die Taste alternate der PC Tastatur, siehe Alt (Taste) Alt (abgeleitet von lat.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Alt — Alt, älter, älteste, adj. et adv. welches in verschiedenem Verstande gebraucht wird. 1. Die zurückgelegte Dauer einer Sache überhaupt zu bestimmen, in welchem Sinne es im Positivo nur als ein Adverbium üblich ist. Wie alt ist er? Er ist sechzig… …   Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

  • alt — wie Methusalem: sehr alt; so alt, daß man es gar nicht mehr ausrechnen kann. Der redensartliche Vergleich bezieht sich auf Gen 5,25 27 (»Methusala war hundertsiebenundachtzig Jahre alt und zeugte Lamech; und lebte darnach… …   Das Wörterbuch der Idiome

  • alt — ALT, ÁLTĂ, alţi, alte, adj. (Arată că fiinţa sau lucrul al cărui nume îl determină nu este aceeaşi sau acelaşi cu fiinţa sau lucrul despre care a fost vorba, care este de faţă sau este cel obişnuit) Alt om. Alt obiect. ♢ expr. (pop.) Câte alte =… …   Dicționar Român

  • ALT TV — is a New Zealand broadcast, privately owned and operated 24 hour live to air music TV channel on SKY Digital 65.ALT TV s current slogan is Know Good Television. Their previous slogan was Actual Music Television. Created by Thane Kirby (founder of …   Wikipedia

  • Alt — Alt  клавиша на клавиатуре IBM PC‐совместимых ПК. alt alt.*  иерархия групп новостей alt (HTML)  атрибут в HTML и XHTML alt  код южноалтайского языка в ISO 639 3 ALT ALT Linux Team Компания ALT Linux Дистрибутивы ALT Linux Alt …   Википедия

  • Alt-Gr —   [Abk. für Alternate Graphics Key; dt. »Grafik Wechseltaste«], eine Taste bei Windows Rechnern, die für nicht englischsprachige Länder hergestellt wurden. Durch gleichzeitiges Betätigen der Taste »Alt Gr« und einer weiteren Taste kann das dritte …   Universal-Lexikon

  • alt — alt; alt·az·i·muth; alt·horn; alt·mann s; ex·alt; ex·alt·er; ex·alt·ed·ly; ex·alt·ed·ness; …   English syllables


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