Levee vs Delta - What's the difference?
As a verb levee
As an acronym delta is
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
From (etyl) .
An embankment to prevent inundation; as, the levees along the Mississippi.
(US) The steep bank of a river, or border of an irrigated field.
(US) A pier or other landing place on a river.
* (embankment) dike, floodwall
(US) To keep within a channel by means of levees.
- to levee a river
From (etyl) .
(obsolete) The act of rising; getting up, especially in the morning after rest.
* 1749 , Henry Fielding, Tom Jones , Folio Society 1973, p. 414:
- the sun's levee
A reception of visitors held after getting up.
A formal reception, especially one given by royalty or other leaders.
- The sturdy hind now attends the levee of his fellow-labourer the ox
, author= Hilary Mantel
, title=A Place of Greater Safety
, passage=At the King's levee
on the morning of the 13th, Philippe was first ignored; then asked by His Majesty (rudely) what he wanted; then told, ‘Get back where you came from.’
To attend the levee or levees of.
- He levees all the great.
The fourth letter of the modern Greek alphabet .
A landform at the mouth of a river where it empties into a body of water.
The letter D in the ICAO spelling alphabet, which assigns words to letters of the alphabet.
(mathematics) The symbol .
(computing, informal) A small but noticeable effect, compare with epsilon.
(computing) The set of differences between two versions of a file.
- This will slow the main code path down, but only by delta .
(surveying) The angle subtended at the center of a circular arc.
A type of cargo bike that has one wheel in front and two in back.
- When you update the file, the system will only save the deltas .
* delta connection
* delta iron
* delta metal
* delta particle
* delta wing