Beamer

Beamer may mean:
*Beamer (cricket), an uncommon (illegal) cricket delivery which reaches the batsman at head-height, without bouncing
*Beamer (LaTeX), an extension to the LaTeX typesetting software for creating presentation slides

Beamer is the surname of:
*Ann Beamer, a fictional character in the film "Double Whammy".
*Ben Beamer, early American outdoorsman, helped to create the Beamer Trail
*Diane Beamer, Australian politician.
*Frank Beamer, head coach of the Virginia Tech "Hokies" football team.
*Keola Beamer, a Hawaiian slack-key guitar player.
*Todd Beamer, victim of the September 11th Attacks famous for his catchphrase "Let's roll".

Beamer is slang for:
*IBM Corporation employee (anachronistic).
*Video projector, a pseudo-anglicism in a number of languages including German, Dutch and Latvian
*BMW (slang) A vehicle produced by the German car manufacturer BMW, particularly motorcycles. Bimmer typically refers to BMW's cars.

Beamer may also refer to:
*Beamer Trail,a hiking trail in Grand Canyon National Park in the USA.
*Buzz Beamer (Sports Illustrated), a comic strip.
*Todd Beamer High School, a four year secondary school in Washington state, USA

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  • Beamer — Beamer …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Beamer — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Beamer Captura de pantalla de una presentación creada con Beamer (LaTeX) Desarrollador Till Tantau …   Wikipedia Español

  • Beamer — Beamer: Beamer (англ. излучатель, проектор)  класс для LaTeX, позволяющий создавать слайды для презентаций. Beamer  композиция из альбома «Her Liquid Arms» немецкой музыкальной группы «Diorama». Бимер  исторически… …   Википедия

  • Beamer — Cet article possède un paronyme, voir : BEAmer. Cet article a pour sujet le logiciel Beamer. Pour une définition du mot « beamer », voir l’article beamer du Wiktionnaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Beamer — Ein Videoprojektor (auch Bildwerfer, Digitalprojektor, Daten Video Projektor), umgangssprachlich meist Beamer [ˈbiːmɐ] (engl. beam „Strahl“) ist ein spezieller Projektor, der Bilder aus einem visuellen Ausgabegerät (Computer, DVD Player,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Beamer — Projektor; Overhead Projektor; Tageslichtbild Projektor; Datenprojektor; Videoprojektor * * * Bea|mer 〈[bi: ] m. 3; EDV〉 Gerät, das die Abbildung eines Computerbildschirmes an die Wand od. auf eine Bildwand projiziert [→ beamen] * * * …   Universal-Lexikon

  • BEAmer — Bureau d enquêtes sur les événements de mer Pour les articles homonymes, voir BEA et Beamer. Le Bureau d enquêtes sur les évènements de mer (aussi appelé BEA mer ou BEAmer, forme abrégée de Bureau Enquêtes Accidents / mer) est un organisme public …   Wikipédia en Français

  • beamer — noun a) A ball, presumed to have been bowled accidentally, that does not bounce, but passes the batsman at head height. Furthermore, the teachers computer should be equipped with an LCD panel with overhead projector or beamer. b) A device that… …   Wiktionary

  • Beamer — (von engl. beam = Strahl) Gerät zum Projizieren von elektronischen Bildinformationen, etwa von Videobildern oder von PC Grafikinformationen auf eine Projektionsfläche. In der elektronischen Bildbearbeitung werden Beamer eingesetzt, um… …   Das Lexikon aus „Bernie's Foto-Programm"

  • beamer — n. a user of IBM computers; one who is knowledgeable about IBM computers. (See also beemer.) □ I’m no beamer! I’m a Mac fan. □ Fred is a confirmed beamer, especially now that computers are cheaper …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions


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