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huff

To compress data using a Huffman code. Various programs that use such methods have been called "HUFF" or some variant thereof.

Opposite: puff. Compare crunch, compress.
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Today, Huff is the go-to person in the Las Vegas area when it comes to dealing with the rampant homeless issue.
Rich Huff brings a vast knowledge of the medical device industry, as well as a deep understanding of the ever-evolving payer landscape to his role as vice president of Domestic Sales," Jim Knape, CEO and founder of VQ OrthoCare, said in prepared remarks.
Wal-Mart has sued Huff and Bob's Studio of Photography, her father-in-law and husband's business.
Chip Kelly didn't personally make the call, but Huff knew he would be packing his bags for Philadelphia moments before the Ducks' star wide receiver was announced as the Eagles' third-round pick (No.
Huff says the tornado is the state's largest insurance event ever.
Fifty years later, William Huff took over the small two-man business which catered to homeowners needing help in moving televisions, washers, refrigerators and such.
The two had battled for second place throughout race one as their fellow Chevrolet driver Alain Menu led from pole, taking advantage of Huff and Muller's battle to put a good gap between himself and the rest of the field.
Likewise, Huff notes that the team protects him and assures that he is guarded from bullying.
Shortly after the advent of Medicare in 1965, Huff designed a system to auto mate the complicated 1453, 1483 and 1554 bills that Medicare mandated.
We created this program for several reasons, the primary reason being our commitment to providing our customers with product eligibility and pricing engine technology of the highest quality," said Huff.
Sam Huff, according to her father, had been the consummate ``girlie-girl'' from Tucson, Ariz.
Our strategy for success relied on leveraging our longstanding relationships with manufacturers to essentially provide 'custom' interiors at normal pricing and then facilitating a 'direct procurement program' for the Huffs.