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fum

(jargon)
At Xerox PARC, often the third standard metasyntactic variable after foo and bar. baz is more common outside PARC.
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He said: "Reaching PS1bn FUM is by no means the end of the story.
Dear old Dad, he used to beat us with a toy pistol Sam won at the fair, singing "Fee Fie Foe Fum, Fee, Fie, Foe, Fum," so drunk his eyes were bloody pools with black olives in them.
Pouilly Fum in particular was so named because the flinty soil produced a flavour in the wine, which is akin to gun flint.
The tracks are "Fum, Fum, Fum" (2:34), "Patapan/God Rest Ye Merry Gentlement" (3:16), "Sweet Baby Jesus" (3:49), "Sing We Now of Christmas/Noel Nouvelet" (3:50), "O Come, O Come Immanuel" (3:44), "Ring Out Bells" (3:21), "Rocking" (2:50), "Silent Night" (4:28), "Il Est Ne Le Divin Enfant" (3:46), "Infant Holy, Infant Lowly" (2:39), "What Child Is This?
Commercially available ELISA kits, Ridascreen[R] Aflatoxin Total and Ridascreen[R] Fast Fumonisin (R-Biopharm, Darmstadt, Germany) were used for the analysis of AFT and FUM, respectively.
There are signs of widespread hunger because of the dry spell and the damage caused by army worms,' FUM president Abel Banda told Reuters.
Fe fi fo fum, I smell the blood of an Englishman" is a line from which panto?
Ocho de los loci analizados (Aco, 6-pgdh, Ak, Mdh-1, Mdh-2, Fum, Hk y Me) presentaron las frecuencias genicas mas elevadas para el mismo alelo en todas las especies estudiadas.
The first single to be released from the album, Fee Fie Foe Fum, will be available for download from December 10.
The colors mix and blend into a natural mosaic that sparkles on Con Alma, Crescent, Fee Fi Fo Fum, and Stella by Starlight.
Fee, Fi, Fo, Fum,'' yelled drama teacher Brent Christensen as he thundered across the stage, demonstrating a part to a student.
However, there would be little comedy value in altering the catchphrase to ``Fee, fi, fo fum, I smell the blood of a West Indian''.