Ada: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ā'du), [key]
— n.
  1. a city in central Oklahoma. 14,509.
  2. Adah.
  3. a female given name: from a Germanic word meaning “noble.”


Pronunciation: (ā'du), [key]
— n. Computers.
  1. a programming language particularly suited to real-time applications: developed for use by the U.S. Department of Defense.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. adenosine deaminase.
  2. American Dental Association.
  3. American Diabetes Association
  4. Americans for Democratic Action.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. American Dental Association.
  2. American Diabetes Association.
  3. Americans for Democratic Action.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also:
  • ada (Thesaurus)