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FLOP

1. An early system on the IBM 701.

[Listed in CACM 2(5):16 (May 1959)].
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The league defines flopping as "any physical act that appears to have been intended to cause the referees to call a foul on another player.
We asked a panel of Appraisal Institute members and industry leaders to explain what flopping is, how it works and how it's impacting the marketplace.
One TV commercial shows a team running through a series of flopping drills, the hot-dogging coming with instructions from the coach for extra relish.
It could be the sound of performing seals flopping toward the exit.
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The NBA will penalize flopping this season, fining players for repeated violations of an act a league vice president says has "no place in our game.
Fox and Walker called out Vlade Divac for his flopping ways.