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get

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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The skipper was brutally honest in his assessment of England's reckless approach to chasing India's gettable total of 203 in Delhi.
Australia's skipper, George Bailey, said: "We thought it was a gettable target but we ended up being flattered by a 48-run defeat.
Kolkata, Jan 3( ANI ): Pakistan have set India a gettable target of 251 in the second one-day international being played at Kolkata's Eden Gardens.
Tim Bresnan, who restricted India for a gettable total was reprimanded too.
It is what will concern coach Andy Flower most after the hosts had looked in good shape after restricting Australia to a gettable target, following Andrew Strauss' decision to field having won the toss.
Butler was Hall's big hope as he flayed 62 off 43 balls leaving the Hall to score at a gettable 5.
If the total is gettable we will bat positively and try to get them," the Guyanese batsman said.
Seamer Kyle Mills said: "It's been a great batting deck on the third day here so if we can get similar conditions tomorrow we feel the runs are definitely gettable because there's so much time left.
I think it's all down to the fact that I am perceived as gettable, whereas with Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt, there's no prayer," said Black.
But 196 seemed a gettable total and the fans were on very good terms with themselves.
The idea that some characters realize they are characters in a comedy programme was a gettable concept.
Skelton Castle entertaining Ormesby Hall B were dismissed for only 61 after being set a gettable 74 for victory.