Support

  • 1 Support — Sup*port , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Supported}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Supporting}.] [F. supporter, L. supportare to carry on, to convey, in LL., to support, sustain; sub under + portare to carry. See {Port} demeanor.] 1. To bear by being under; to keep… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Support — may refer to the following:* Sympathy, emotional support; * Technical support (a.k.a tech support) in computer hardware, software or electronic goods; * Support (mathematics), a kind of subset of the domain of a function; * Support (measure… …

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  • 3 Support — Sup*port , n. [F.] 1. The act, state, or operation of supporting, upholding, or sustaining. [1913 Webster] 2. That which upholds, sustains, or keeps from falling, as a prop, a pillar, or a foundation of any kind. [1913 Webster] 3. That which… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Support — (Anglizismus v. engl. support [səˈpɔːɹt] = „die Unterstützung“; to support = „unterstützen“) steht für: Support (Dienstleistung), problemorientierte Beratungstätigkeiten Vorgruppe einer (bekannteren) Musikband bei einem Live Auftritt Träger… …

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  • 5 Support — (franz., spr. ßüppōr oder suppórt, »Stütze, Träger«, Werkzeugträger), bei Werkzeugmaschinen die Vorrichtung, durch die das Werkzeug eine feste Stellung und sichere Führung erhält. Häufig benutzt man, besonders bei Drehbänken (s. Drehbank, S. 180) …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 6 Support — für Abdrehen balliger Laufflächen der Riemenscheiben, eine Vorrichtung auf der Drehbank derart, daß die Stichelspitze den Meridian der Lauffläche bezw. Randfläche der Riemenscheibe beschreibt, der in der Regel ein Kreisbogen ist. Am einfachsten… …

    Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • 7 Support — Support, feste Auflage für ein Werkzeug an einer Maschine, bes. a) für den Meißel an Hobelmaschinen; der Meißel ist in einem Schieber befestigt, welcher mittelst Schrauben auf u. nieder u. auch in der Breitenrichtung der Tafel, auf welcher das… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 8 Support — (frz., spr. ßüppohr, »Stütze«), s. Drehbank …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 9 Support — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Support », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Le support est l appui ou le soutien de… …

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  • 10 support — I. transitive verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French supporter, from Late Latin supportare, from Latin, to transport, from sub + portare to carry more at fare Date: 14th century 1. to endure bravely or quietly ; bear 2. a. (1) to… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 11 SUPPORT — s. m. Ce qui soutient une chose, ce sur quoi elle pose. Si vous ôtez cette colonne, la voûte tombera, car elle n aura plus de support. Ce pilier est le support de toute la voûte. La tige de cette plante a besoin de support, d un support.   Il… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 12 support — supportingly, adv. /seuh pawrt , pohrt /, v.t. 1. to bear or hold up (a load, mass, structure, part, etc.); serve as a foundation for. 2. to sustain or withstand (weight, pressure, strain, etc.) without giving way; serve as a prop for. 3. to… …

    Universalium

  • 13 SUPPORT — n. m. Ce qui soutient une chose, ce sur quoi elle pose. Ce pilier est le support de toute la voûte. La tige de cette plante a besoin de support, d’un support. Il signifie, au figuré, Aide, appui, soutien, protection. Je n’ai d’autre support au… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 14 support — 1. To add to in an attempt to give greater strength. 2. SYN: supporter. 3. In dentistry, a term used to denote resistance to vertical components of masticatory force. [L. supporto, to carry] * * * Study to Understand Prognoses and Preferences for …

    Medical dictionary

  • 15 support — 1. noun /səˈpɔːt,səˈpɔɹt/ a) Something which supports. Often used attributively, as a complement or supplement to. Don’t move that beam! It’s a support for the whole platform. b) Financial or other help. Don’t move that beam! It’s a support beam …

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  • 16 support — 1. The commander having primary responsibility for all aspects of a task assigned by the Joint Strategic Capabilities Plan or other joint operation planning authority. In the context of joint operation planning, this term refers to the commander… …

    Military dictionary

  • 17 support — any operation by a vessel assisting fishing by foreign or national vessels, including supplying water, fuel, provisions, fish processing equipment, or other supplies to a fishing vessel …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 18 Support vector machine — Support vector machines (SVMs) are a set of related supervised learning methods used for classification and regression. Viewing input data as two sets of vectors in an n dimensional space, an SVM will construct a separating hyperplane in that… …

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  • 19 Support automation — is the name given to software platforms designed for technical support and service organizations to address problems and to achieve lower mean time to repair (MTTR) by automating problem prevention and resolution processes. Support automation… …

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  • 20 Support and resistance — is a concept in technical analysis that the movement of the price of a security will tend to stop and reverse at certain predetermined price levels. Support A support level is a price level where the price tends to find support as it is going… …

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