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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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I am looking forward to getting back on the golf course next week," he added.
According to Castle, if he had denied that, a report would have been published that he is getting back with his ex-wife.
I feel like I'm getting back to where I need to be.
I'm most definitely looking forward to getting back.
But getting back in the Champions League is a bigger deal for me.
I'll be back in training next week and am really looking forward to getting back in with the boys and taking on the next challenge.
We had it really bad with the Icelandic bank collapse in 2009 but it's getting back a wee bit.
Councillor Ian Courts, cabinet member for economic development, said: "Learning new skills and developing existing ones are key to getting back into employment again.
Summary: It's being reported that Ashley and Cheryl Cole could be getting back together.
Chad Kaczowski, age 38, is making a comeback and getting back into the ring after a 10 year break and winning the USKBA New England Super Featherweight Championship.
A FEW drinks to celebrate getting back with his partner cost a man his driving licence.
I'm delighted he appears to be getting back to fitness because the past year mustn't have been easy for him.