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GC

Abbreviation for the guanine and cytosine base pair in polynucleic acids; gonococcus; gonorrhea.

GC

gas chromatography.

GC

1. Galactocerebroside, see there.
2. Ganglion cell.
3. Gas chromatography, see there.
4. Germinal center.
5. Glucocorticosteroid.
6. Gonococcal, gonococcus-Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
7. Guanine, cytosine.

GC

Abbreviation for granular cast.
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Aonix PERC Ultra SMP, first introduced in 2008 provided parallel garbage collection (GC), a memory management technique allowing the use of all processors/cores for faster identification and collection of unused objects.
The agent 'watches' how the application behaves and when it starts to run out of memory, the agent increases the priority or frequency of the garbage collection time slices.
During development, it was found that the battery system used in MMC's i-MiEV fulfilled the necessary specifications for an electric-powered trash compactor, so it was decided to use MMC's battery system to power trash compactor to create an "electric garbage collection truck.
As part of the garbage collection process, Aonix has created a special patent-pending synchronisation technique that ensures that an application thread on one processor does not try to access an object while another process is relocating the desired object.
San Francisco residents pay about $19 per household for garbage collection and disposal, and those in Santa Clarita pay $18.
The advanced memory management of the JamaicaVM makes garbage collection activity completely predictable, so that even high priority threads can perform hard realtime tasks without interruptions.
The Government and the World Bank came to an agreement for the implementation of an ambitious project for the construction of potable water, sewage and garbage collection systems and infrastructure in resort areas nationwide, reports DR1 Daily News (April 25, 2000): The project has a price tag of US$120 million, most of which would be funded by the World Bank.
Goode expands horizons with garbage collection enterprise
Efficient automatic garbage collection is so useful and so difficult to make unobtrusive that it has been a field of active research for over three decades.
Only 100 miles away, however, in Silverthorne, 42 sightings of up to eight bears happened in one day after local garbage collection switched to curbside pickup--a problem that could have been avoided.
Examples of services in this category would be janitorial services, cleaning, snow removal, garbage collection, grounds maintenance and minor to moderate repairs.
Blockbuster Park (the complex's real name) has taxing authority (both sales and property) and the right to charge tolls on its roads, issue tax-exempt bonds, condemn land, issue no-bid contracts for such park services as garbage collection, and award construction contracts without the usual government-bidding requirements.