Callidity

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Callidity Acuteness of discernment; cunningness; shrewdness. "Her eagly-eyed callidity ."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n callidity Skill; discernment; shrewdness. Also callidness.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Callidity shrewdness
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. calliditas,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. callidus, expert.

Usage

In literature:

Pro cibo vaccam publicam callide mulget; abdomen enorme; facultas suctus haud facile estimanda.
"The Biglow Papers" by James Russell Lowell
And that ye see that I be not callid on for that is my dewte.
"The Paston Letters, Volume IV (of 6)"
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In poetry:

When Johne came to Notyngham
The zatis were sparred ychone;
Johne callid vp the porter,
He answerid sone anon.
"Robin Hood And The Monk" by Andrew Lang
Litul Johne callid vp the jayler,
And bade him ryse anon;
He seid Robyn Hode had brokyn preson,
And out of hit was gon.
"Robin Hood And The Monk" by Andrew Lang

In science:

The identifier $CallID helps MapCore to distinguish between new and old data of multiply distributed points.
A Simple Way to Distribute Mathematica Evaluations
CallID is available in both the master and slave session.
A Simple Way to Distribute Mathematica Evaluations
Both $CallID and $ListPositions can e.g. be used to construct unique filenames.
A Simple Way to Distribute Mathematica Evaluations
In addition to $ListPositions one could use $CallID to generate unique filenames over multiple invokations of MapCore in the same master session.
A Simple Way to Distribute Mathematica Evaluations
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