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Definition of Adder

Adder
Adder Add"er, n. [See Add.] One who, or that which, adds; esp., a machine for adding numbers.
Adder
Adder Ad"der, n. [OE. addere, naddere, eddre, AS. n[ae]dre, adder, snake; akin to OS. nadra, OHG. natra, natara, Ger. natter, Goth. nadrs, Icel. na[eth]r, masc., na[eth]ra, fem.: cf. W. neidr, Gorn. naddyr, Ir. nathair, L. natrix, water snake. An adder is for a nadder.] 1. A serpent. [Obs.] ``The eddre seide to the woman.' --Wyclif. Gen. iii. 4. ) 2. (Zo["o]l.) (a) A small venomous serpent of the genus Vipera. The common European adder is the Vipera (or Pelias) berus. The puff adders of Africa are species of Clotho. (b) In America, the term is commonly applied to several harmless snakes, as the milk adder, puffing adder, etc. (c) Same as Sea Adder. Note: In the sculptures the appellation is given to several venomous serpents, -- sometimes to the horned viper (Cerastles).

Meaning of Adder from wikipedia

- Adder may refer to: Any of several groups of venomous snakes of the family Viperidae Vipera berus, the common European adder, found in Europe and northern...
- An adder is a digital circuit that performs addition of numbers. In many computers and other kinds of processors adders are used in the arithmetic logic...
- The puff adder (Bitis arietans) is a venomous viper species found in savannah and gr****lands from Morocco and western Arabia throughout Africa except...
- products to two by layers of full and half adders. Group the wires in two numbers, and add them with a conventional adder. The second step works as follows. As...
- Vipera berus, also known as Marlies, Prags, Bardas or the common European adder or common European viper, is a venomous snake that is extremely widespread...
- The Black Adder is the first series of the BBC sitcom Blackadder, written by Richard Curtis and Rowan Atkinson, directed by Martin Shardlow and produced...
- In electronics, a carry-select adder is a particular way to implement an adder, which is a logic element that computes the ( n + 1 ) {\displaystyle (n+1)}...
- In digital circuits, an adder–subtractor is a circuit that is capable of adding or subtracting numbers (in particular, binary). Below is a circuit that...
- The common death adder (Acanthophis antarcticus) is a species of death adder native to Australia. It is one of the most venomous land snakes in Australia...
- An adder stone is a type of stone, usually gl****y, with a naturally occurring hole through it. Such stones have been discovered by archaeologists in both...
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