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slurp

To read a large data file entirely into core before working on it. This may be contrasted with the strategy of reading a small piece at a time, processing it, and then reading the next piece. "This program slurps in a 1K-by-1K matrix and does an FFT." See also sponge.
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In this age of fairness, (in which we are likely to sink waist deep or worse), is it really fair to judge the effort of the men and women who spent the last year producing a crop, by hand, with one perfunctory slurp and spit?
Proceeds from SLURP raises funds for the Shellfish Habitat Rejuvenation Fund, helping to keep our slurpy supply stocked and healthy.
during which time the contestant who can slurp a dozen oysters the fastest (using no hands) will win a trip to New Orleans, courtesy of McIlhenny Company (Tabasco).
Swimming in near-freezing arctic waters, the behe-mouths slurp up sediments by the tubful to strain out enough tiny crustaceans to sustain their 35-ton forms.
GUINNESS drinkers are taking a slurp back in time as they enjoy their stout from a new-look can.
Obviously the mass goer doesn't see the wafer as the body of Christ but an excuse to slurp up a mouthful of dip.
Each finalist gave his or her quickest slurp before a panel of celebrity judges that included entertainer Ben Vereen; U.
But once the bugs have been immobilized and partially digested by a spider's venomous bite, they make a perfect meal for the milichiids, which slurp their dinners through long, needle-like feeding tubes.
DANNY Kibbey and his wife Chantal, 28, used their savings and a bank loan to open the Slurp Juice Bar And Cafe in Norwich last July.
Babs Honeybell told the TV show, Stars in Their Lives: "He would walk me to the top of the road and then slurp all over me.
They'll slurp up only five times their body weight once a year, Sawyer says.
Sharp Ideas, LLC, an information technology consultancy that specializes in testing and creating cost-effective IT security solutions, today announced the release of Slurp Audit -- a second generation proof-of-concept application designed to demonstrate how easy it is to steal corporate data with portable storage devices (such as iPods, PDAs and USB Sticks).