early testing stage of a software or hardware product; "alpha version"
the beginning of a series or sequence; "the Alpha and Omega, the first and the last, the beginning and the end"--Revelations
first in order of importance; "the alpha male in the group of chimpanzees"; "the alpha star in a constellation is the brightest or main star"
A town in Queensland Australia
the 2nd letter of the Greek alphabet
preliminary or testing stage of a software or hardware product; "a beta version"; "beta software"
second in order of importance; "the candidate, considered a beta male, was perceived to be unable to lead his party to victory"
the 22nd letter of the Greek alphabet
the circulating life energy that in Chinese philosophy is thought to be inherent in all things; in traditional Chinese medicine the balance of negative and positive forms in the body is believed to be essential for good health
the 4th letter of the Greek alphabet
a low triangular area of alluvial deposits where a river divides before entering a larger body of water; "the Mississippi River delta"; "the Nile delta"
an object shaped like an equilateral triangle
the 5th letter of the Greek alphabet
the 7th letter of the Greek alphabet
a terrorist organization organized in 1959 by student activists who were dissatisfied with the moderate nationalism of the traditional Basque party; want to create an independent homeland in Spain's western Pyrenees; "in 1968 ETA launched a campaign of political assassinations of government officials"
the 3rd letter of the Greek alphabet
Portuguese navigator who led an expedition around the Cape of Good Hope in 1497; he sighted and named Natal on Christmas Day before crossing the Indian Ocean (1469-1524)
a unit of magnetic field strength equal to one-hundred-thousandth of an oersted