Keywords Bank


the acronym for Free and Open Source Software, software that can be used, studied, and modified without restriction


gamut (gamut)
a certain complete subset of colours
general solution
a general solution of a differential equation is the set of all of its particular solutions, often expressed using constants, which could have any fixed value
one of the biggest window managers for Linux
a computer operating system composed entirely of free software, initiated in 1984 by Richard Stallman
an American public corporation whose domain is open-source software and whose earning revenue from advertising related to its Internet search, webbased e-mail, online mapping, office productivity, social networking and video sharing activities.
a widely used free software license, originally written by Richard Stallman for the GNU project
GUI (Graphical User Interface)
a type of user interface which allows people to interact with a computer and computer-controlled devices


combination of words: “hack(er)” and “activism”
all the physical parts of a computer
consisting of various parts that are different from each other
heuristic hypothesis (hipoteza heurystyczna)
a hypothesis that has a very high probability of being true on the basis of reasoning and past experience
homogeneous linear differential equation
a differential equation is said to be homogeneous if there is no isolated constant term in the equation, e.g., each term in a differential equation for y has y or some derivative of y in each term


identity map
a database access design pattern used to improve performance by providing a context-specific in-memory cache to prevent duplicate retrieval of the same object data from the database
confused and inconsistent; illogical
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