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Informal (in tennis) a successful return of a shot that was difficult to reach

get

[get]
(computer science)
An instruction in a computer program to read data from a file.
(industrial engineering)
A combination of two or more of the elemental motions of search, select, grasp, transport empty, and transport loaded; applied to time-motion studies.

get

(1) In programming, a request for the next record in an input file. Contrast with put.

(2) An FTP command used to download a file from a server or to display the contents of a text file. See ftp commands.

(3) (GET) An HTTP command used to retrieve data from a Web server. See HTTP GET.
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th]: THREE-NIGHT GETAWAY FOR TWO AT THE HILTON PUERTO VALLARTA RESORT (Courtesy of the Hilton Puerto Vallarta Resort )
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Attracted by 400 miles of unspoiled Caribbean coastline, pristine rain forests and majestic mountains, adventurous getaway travelers scuba dive or fish around the Bay Islands off Honduras' northern coast, explore Pico Bonito National Park and visit the Mayan ruins of Copan--one of the top archeological sites in Central America.
Either way, breaking out of your routine and getting into a new scene is what a getaway is all about.
Between July 14-27, 2015, participants who share their stories on why they deserve a long weekend family getaway will be entered to win.
For, while Shirocco, who is owned like Getaway by Baron Georg von Ullmann, went to Epsom as a Breeders' Cup Turf hero, Getaway's best performance was posted in less exalted Group 2 company at Newmarket last month.
This year there were two Camp GetAway weekends, one in June and the other in October; 2007 dates are pending.
Two alleged getaway drivers were arrested later that day.
As part of the Wellness Spa Getaway package, you can relish unlimited spa treatments at the Ceiba Spa, which sits on more than 8,600 square feet surrounded by a beautiful, peaceful sea and green jungle.
4- to 5-day Eastern Caribbean Getaway cruise - guest one: $448 interior; $648 balcony and guest two: $224 interior; $324 balcony
Cavallari's must-read "Official Girlfriends' Getaway Guide" helps women get what they want from a girlfriends' getaway and to get the planning and preparation done quickly and easily for an organized and rejuvenating girlfriends' getaway.
Vicksburg Convention and Visitors Bureau, a US-based tourism agency for Vicksburg, Mississippi, has introduced a Girlfriends Getaway sweepstakes.