graceful exit


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graceful exit

[¦grās·fəl ′eg·zət]
(computer science)
The ability to escape from a problem situation in a computer program without having to reboot the computer.

graceful exit

The ability to get out of a crash or other problem situation in an application without having to turn the computer off. See graceful degradation.
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It's hard but we have to concentrate on our other games, finish with a graceful exit.
As we lead up to the series finale, one can only hope that creator-writer Shonda Rhimes has a graceful exit planned that goes back to the origins of this hit show that defied the odds on prime time TV with its fierce black lead star ready to take on the world.
As you carefully wait for the graceful exit of 2017, order your favorite drink at the Bar Bites menu, relax, and lounge amid the lush surroundings of the pool and garden area of the hotel, and slowly embrace the glorious birth of 2018.
Calling an election could either strengthen Puigdemont's mandate if pro-independence parties won, or allow him a graceful exit if they did not.
Calling an election could also either strengthen Puigdemont's mandate if pro-independence parties won, or allow him a graceful exit if they did not.
The acquisition is the most recent example and validation of the Net@Work partner alliance program, , which gives professional services firms a path to a graceful exit.
Now we have a new UK government which has been tasked with organising a graceful exit from Europe.
ONCE AGAIN DEMONSTRATING superb instincts for knowing when to fold 'em, multiplatinum country star Kenny Rogers looks to make a graceful exit from show business over the next year, kick-starting a farewell tour after receiving CMT's Artist of a Lifetime award.
To strike the right balance, as Bugen did, aging advisors must engineer a graceful exit.
Whether you're terminated, downsized or leave on your own accord, there are many ways to ensure a graceful exit and to employ proper protocol when leaving your present position.
Khan added that it seemed to be an effort for a graceful exit for Imran from the agitation movement in the absence of hundreds of thousands of people as promised earlier.
The goal is to enable the investor to take on the heavy lifting and cost needed to cure the issues in the loan file while offering, where available, the homeowner a graceful exit from a bad situation.