Found 3 items, similar to loop.
English → Indonesian
English → English
v 1: move in loops; “The bicycle looped around the tree”
2: make a loop in; “loop a rope”
3: fly loops, perform a loop; “the stunt pilot looped his
4: wind around something in coils or loops [syn: coil
5: fasten or join with a loop; “He looped the watch through his
n 1: fastener consisting of a metal ring for lining a small hole
to permit the attachment of cords or lines [syn: cringle
2: anything with a round or oval shape (formed by a curve that
is closed and does not intersect itself)
3: (computer science) a single execution of a set of
instructions that are to be repeated; “the solution took
hundreds of iterations”
4: an inner circle of advisors (especially under President
Reagan); “he's no longer in the loop”
5: the basic pattern of the human fingerprint
6: a computer program that performs a series of instructions
repeatedly until some specified condition is satisfied
7: the topology of a network whose components are connected in
a loop [syn: loop topology
8: an intrauterine device in the shape of a loop
9: a complete electrical circuit around which current flows or
a signal circulates [syn: closed circuit
] [ant: open circuit
10: a flight maneuver; aircraft flies a complete circle in the
vertical plane [syn: loop-the-loop
English → English
(l[=oo]p), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Looped
p. pr. & vb. n. Looping
To make a loop of or in; to fasten with a loop or loops; --
often with up; as, to loop a string; to loop up a curtain.
(l[=oo]p), n. [G. luppe an iron lump. Cf.
.] (Iron Works)
A mass of iron in a pasty condition gathered into a ball for
the tilt hammer or rolls. [Written also loup
, n. [Cf. Ir. & Gael. lub loop, noose, fold, thong,
bend, lub to bend, incline.]
1. A fold or doubling of a thread, cord, rope, etc., through
which another thread, cord, etc., can be passed, or which
a hook can be hooked into; an eye, as of metal; a staple;
a noose; a bight.
That the probation bear no hinge, nor loop
To hang a doubt on. --Shak.
2. A small, narrow opening; a loophole.
And stop all sight-holes, every loop from whence
The eye of Reason may pry in upon us. --Shak.
3. A curve of any kind in the form of a loop.
4. (Telegraphy) A wire forming part of a main circuit and
returning to the point from which it starts.
5. (Acoustics) The portion of a vibrating string, air column,
etc., between two nodes; -- called also ventral segment
, a single knot tied in a doubled cord, etc. so as
to leave a loop beyond the knot. See Illust. of Knot