|n.||1.||A celebrated Greek epic poem, in twenty-four books, on the destruction of Ilium, the ancient Troy. The Iliad is ascribed to Homer.|
|Noun||1.||Iliad - a Greek epic poem (attributed to Homer) describing the siege of Troy|
|(language, real-time)||ILIAD - A real-time language.|
["On the Design of a Language for Programming Real-Time Concurrent Processes", H.A. Schutz, IEEE Trans Soft Eng SE-5(3):248-255, May 1979].