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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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I think things are getting across to the players - I know they are - but you can't coach mistakes.
Supt Farrelly said the message about speeding and seat belts was getting across but a lot more needed to be done.
The American distributors, though, had some difficulty getting across the European color selections, which American customers tended to find unattractive.
And yet I want them to understand that the team is bigger than either of their individual efforts, and that's what I'm getting across to them, is that whenever an individual puts himself ahead of the team, he runs aground to what I'm trying to do, and that's my territory, and that's where they've run afoul of our basketball club.
We offer new hope to patients and I am glad this message is getting across clearly," Dr.
Here's to him getting across the line (sorry) a few times tomorrow.
The idea is to try to reduce the number of bikers coming to grief by offering riding advice, road info and getting across a message of "enjoy bikes but stay safe".
Superintendent Paul Breed, based in Caernarfon, said that there were clear signs that the message was getting across.
Fraser is the latest Jamaican athlete to fall foul of the rules, but Powell is confident the message is getting across.
Businesses of all sizes have shown unity and shouted proudly about our region's strengths, letting the world know our story and getting across the message that the region is a leading player in areas such as offshore wind and electric vehicles, not just in the UK, but on the world stage.
It's also getting across the message that a lot of people will know the person who has spiked your drink.
Chief Supt Gary Calvert, North Tyneside area commander, said: "This campaign is focusing on stopping opportunist thefts and getting across the importance of crime prevention to our communities.