COMPONENT OBJECT MODEL
\kəmpˈə͡ʊnənt ˈɒbd͡ʒɛkt mˈɒdə͡l], \kəmpˈəʊnənt ˈɒbdʒɛkt mˈɒdəl], \k_ə_m_p_ˈəʊ_n_ə_n_t ˈɒ_b_dʒ_ɛ_k_t m_ˈɒ_d_əl]\
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(COM) An open software architecture from DECand Microsoft, allowing interoperation betweenObjectBroker and OLE. Microsoft evolved COM into DCOM.On page XV of Box's book in the foreword by Charlie Kindel hesays, "It is Mark Ryland's fault that some people call COM the'Common Object Model.' He deeply regrets it and apologizesprofusely."["Essential COM", Don Box].[Details? URL?]
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- English author; Charles Dodgson was an Oxford don of mathematics who is remembered for the children's stories he wrote under pen name Lewis Carroll (1832-1898) pseudonym of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson. A notable English humorist; born near Warrington, Jan. 27, 1832; died at Guildford, England, 14, 1898. His fame is based on the stories-nominally for nursery, but only appreciable in their full merit by adults- "Alice's Adventures Wonderland"(1865), and its sequel "Through Looking-Glass"(1872). They are fantasy-fables, what seems pure nonsense, really largely "reductions to absurdity" illogical popular usages language or reasoning. have been translated into most languages Europe. Some excellent nonsense verse also found collections "Phantasmagoria"(1869), poem "The Hunting Snark"(1876), inferior prose fairy-tale "Sylvie Bruno". author has published several works mathematics logic, both serious humorous form.