|Noun||1.||Alps - a large mountain system in south-central Europe; scenic beauty and winter sports make them a popular tourist attraction|
Synonyms: the Alps
|(language)||ALPS - 1. An early interpreted algebraic language for
the Bendix G15 by Richard V. Andree of the University of Oklahoma. ALPS is said to have preceded and influenced
development of BASIC.|
2. A parallel logic language.
["Synchronization and Scheduling in ALPS Objects", P. Vishnubhotia, Proc 8th Intl Conf Distrib Com Sys, IEEE 1988, pp. 256-264].