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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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He slurped free champers before leaving with his 19-year-old lover.
The A-listers slurped Midori sours, snarfed assorted sushi and raved about the Disney Hall sound system.
Blurb's Blog Slurper allows each blogger to identify how they want their blog slurped Co by date or topic Co and whether to include pictures, comments, and links.
Luckily, Lisa's arch-enemy, party girl Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, was nowhere to be seen at the bash, where Mica Paris, Mis-Teeq, Jordan and gaggles of identikit models slurped on freebie champagne.
As the dogs slurped away, Malecek managed to get the attention of Fiero, an unabashed animal lover who already owns a dog, five cats and 13 birds (including two named Felix and Oscar), plus a tank full of fish.
We slurped sites into VERSIFI from everywhere we could think of and ran them in head-to-head competitions.
Dozens of shoppers slurped ice cream cones and sipped iced drinks while watching pairs of dancers salsa, cha cha and waltz during the Retroglide Dance Society's Shop 'n Swing.
Consequently, both buckwheat soba and the pastier wheat flour udon noodles are contentedly slurped at Sushi On Tap in numerous dishes, both hot and cold.