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BOF

/B-O-F/ or /bof/ 1. Birds Of a Feather.

2. Boring Old Fart.

BOF

(1) (Beginning Of File) The status of a file when it is first opened or when an instruction or command has reset the file pointer. See BOT.

(2) (Birds Of a Feather session) An informal session or presentation. For example, in an IETF BOF, attendees explore a technology to determine if a working group should be established. See Internet Engineering Task Force.
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Then, the chief guest and the attendees opened the exhibition associating with the 3 rd BOF in which many SMEs and Government agencies take part.
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Early BOF methodology was based on the premise that logs have perfect form.
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He claims to have sworn affidavits by witnesses who have heard BOF employees say they "own the judges.
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Bridgend-based BOF teamed up with two major players in the construction industry, architects Boyes Rees and the Cardiff office of international construction group ISG, to secure the contract.