iteration iteration

Definition(s):

  1. (n) (computer science) a single execution of a set of instructions that are to be repeated
  2. (n) (computer science) executing the same set of instructions a given number of times or until a specified result is obtained
  3. (n) doing or saying again; a repeated performance

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The current iteration, the M400, is painted hot-rod red and shaped like a miniature fighter plane.
  2. Hip as life hacking is in the digital sphere, it's arguably a geekified iteration of an age-old American obsession with life improvement and personal reinvention.
  3. Amazon today unveiled Kindle 2 , the next iteration of its pioneering e-reader.

News

  1. Frisco's annual Memorial Day event draws about 500 attendees

    Frisco's annual Memorial Day event at the Veterans Memorial located in Frisco Commons drew an estimated 500 attendees. This year's iteration included a guest speaker, retired U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Barry Bridger, who was a six-year prisoner of war during the Vietnam War. Photo by Anthony Tosie.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Frisco Enterprise

  2. Dark 'Man of Steel' groomed to reboot Superman film franchise

    By Eric Kelsey LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Man of Steel," the latest iteration of the Superman series, lands on the big screen on Friday with the hopes that the dark, action-heavy film can revive the classic comic book superhero as a Hollywood franchise. But director Zack Snyder, who is best known for 2007 action film "300" and 2009 superhero flick "Watchmen," told Reuters that it was a delicate ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Mechanicsburg lawyer competes on 'Whodunnit'

    MECHANICSBURG — The latest iteration of an ABC reality television competition show — called “Whodunnit?” — will feature a lawyer from Mechanicsburg.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Sentinel

Quotes

  1. "In the most recent iteration we've had, the European World Cup in Germany and the next one's in South Africa in the southern hemisphere, so that's effectively disrupting the pattern that would normally go to Latin America," Mr Tanner said....
    on May 31, 2008 By: Lindsay Tanner Source: The Age

  2. "We've worked on isolating plug-ins," said Eich, "but that's been strictly a lower priority. But we were coming to the point even without Chrome that we were looking at [per-tab processes] for the next major iteration of Firefox."
    on Sep 5, 2008 By: Brendan Eich Source: Computerworld

  3. "The Senate version is not worth passing," former Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean told POLITICO, referring to plans to strip the latest compromise from the bill, a Medicare buy-in. "I think in this particular iteration,...
    on Dec 15, 2009 By: Howard Dean Source: Politico

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