Y2K [ ,waı tu `keı ] noun
the year 2000

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • Y2K — noun [uncountable] COMPUTING the year 2000, used especially when people are talking about the Millennium bug (= the problem that some computers had when the date changed in the year 2000): • The Y2K problem had a damaging effect on earnings in… …   Financial and business terms

  • Y2K — abbrev. [Y(ear) + 2 + K, abbrev. for the number 1000] the year 2000 Y2K problem the predicted malfunction of some computer systems prior to or at the beginning of the year 2000 because of their inability to distinguish between dates in the 1900s… …   English World dictionary

  • Y2K — ► ABBREVIATION ▪ year 2000 (with reference to the millennium bug) …   English terms dictionary

  • Y2k — Passage informatique à l an 2000 Le passage informatique à l an 2000, couramment appelé bug de l an 2000 ou bogue de l an 2000 (ou Y2K aux États Unis), était un ensemble de problèmes de programmation portant sur le format de la date dans les… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Y2K — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.   Sigles d’une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres   Sigles de quatre lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Y2K — Das Jahr 2000 Problem, auch als „Millennium Bug“ oder „Y2K Bug“ („Year 2 Kilo“ = Jahr 2000) bezeichnet, ist ein Computerproblem, welches durch die interne Behandlung von Jahreszahlen als zweistellige Angabe entstanden ist. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Y2K — Проблема 2000 года (часто она обозначается как «проблема Y2K» или «Y2K совместимость») проблема, связанная с тем, что разработчики программного обеспечения, выпущенного в XX веке, иногда использовали два знака для представления года в датах,… …   Википедия

  • Y2K EP — Infobox Album Name = Y2K EP Type = EP Artist = Converge Released = 1999 Recorded = Genre = Length = Label = Producer = Reviews = Last album = This album = Next album = The Y2K EP was released in 1999 by Massachusetts band, Converge, and contains… …   Wikipedia

  • Y2K — /wuy tooh kay /, n. 1. the year 2000. 2. Also called Y2K problem. See millennium bug. [1995 2000; Y(ear) + 2 + K symbol for the number 1000] * * * …   Universalium

  • Y2K — noun Y2K bug …   Wiktionary

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