Stub


Stub

Stub may refer to:
* Stub or stubb, a low pollard, a tree cut and allowed to regrow from the trunk (the origin of most other meanings)
*Method stub, in computer programming, a piece of code used to stand in for some other programming functionality
*Stub network, in computer networking, a section of network connected in only one way to other networks
*Stub (circuit), a calculated length section of transmission line used to match impedance in transmission lines
*Stub (distributed computing), a piece of work of a greater calculation in distributed computing
* Stub, an unequal first or last interest calculation period, as a part of a financial swap contract
*Pay stub, a receipt or record that the employer has paid their employee
*Stub (stock), the portion of a corporation left over after most but not all of it has been bought out or spun-out
* Ticket stub, the remaining end of an admission ticket, once collected
* Stub, the remaining part of the docked tail of a dog
* Stub, to strike one's toe or foot against something accidentally

People:
*Ambrosius Stub, a Danish poet

ee also

*Stubbs
*Henry Stubbe


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Synonyms:
, , , / , , (as the toes, against a stump, stone, etc.)


Look at other dictionaries:

  • Stub — Stub, n. [OE. stubbe, AS. stub, styb; akin to D. stobbe, LG. stubbe, Dan. stub, Sw. stubbe, Icel. stubbr, stubbi; cf. Gr. ?.] 1. The stump of a tree; that part of a tree or plant which remains fixed in the earth when the stem is cut down; applied …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stub — (engl. stub ‚Stummel‘, ‚Stumpf‘) steht für: Stub, kurzer Artikel in der Wikipedia Stub (Programmierung), ein lokaler Anknüpfungspunkt für Software Stub Tuner, ein Hochfrequenz Bauteil zur Anpassung der Impedanz an Antennen Stub ist der Name… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • StUB — (engl. „Stubben“, „Stummel“, „Stumpf“) ist: Stub (Programmierung), ein lokaler Anknüpfungspunkt für Software Stub Tuner, ein Hochfrequenz Bauteil zur Anpassung der Impedanz an Antennen Stub ist der Name folgender Personen: Ambrosius Stub… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • stub — stub; stub·bi·ness; stub·bly; stub·born·ly; stub·born·ness; stub·by; stub·ble; stub·born; …   English syllables

  • Stub — Stub, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Stubbed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Stubbing}.] 1. To grub up by the roots; to extirpate; as, to stub up edible roots. [1913 Webster] What stubbing, plowing, digging, and harrowing is to a piece of land. Berkley. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stub — [stub] n. [ME < OE stybb, akin to ON stubbr: for IE base see STOCK] 1. the stump of a tree or plant 2. a short piece or length remaining after the main part has been removed or used up [the stub of a tail, cigar, pencil, etc.] 3. any short… …   English World dictionary

  • stub — s.m.inv. ES ingl. 1. TS arm. strumento costituito da un tubetto fornito di un tampone adesivo che permette di rinvenire le tracce di esplosivo presenti sulle mani di chi ha azionato un arma da fuoco entro le cinque ore precedenti 2. TS telecom.… …   Dizionario italiano

  • stub — sb., ben, be, bene; pløje stubbe ned; grave en stub op (jf. rub) …   Dansk ordbog

  • stub — ► NOUN 1) the remnant of a pencil, cigarette, or similar shaped object after use. 2) a shortened or unusually short thing. 3) the counterfoil of a cheque, ticket, or other document. ► VERB (stubbed, stubbing) 1) accidentally strike (one s toe)… …   English terms dictionary

  • stub|by — «STUHB ee», adjective, bi|er, bi|est. 1. a) short and thick or broad: »stubby fingers, a stubby figure. His stubby fingered, thick veined hands and his short, corded arms were like steel and leather (Atlantic). b) short and blunt as the result of …   Useful english dictionary


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