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META

1.(language)META - The assembly language for the CYBER 200, developed at CDC ca 1977.

[CDC Pub 60256020].
2.(philosophy)meta - /me't*/ or /may't*/ or (Commonwealth) /mee't*/ A prefix meaning one level of description higher. If X is some concept then meta-X is data about, or processes operating on, X.

For example, a metasyntax is syntax for specifying syntax, metalanguage is a language used to discuss language, meta-data is data about data, and meta-reasoning is reasoning about reasoning.

This is difficult to explain briefly, but much hacker humour turns on deliberate confusion between meta-levels.
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Mest
Mestee
Mester
Mestino
mestiza
Mestizo
Mestizo wool
Mestling
mestranol
Mesua
Mesua ferrea
Mesymnicum
MESZ
Met
Met-English
-- META --
META 5
meta bit
META element
META tag
Meta-
Meta-CASE tool
Meta-Crystal
meta-data
Meta-II
Meta-IV
Meta-Vlisp
Metabasis
Metabola
Metabolian
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metabolic acidosis
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