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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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I don't see myself as a sex symbol," he smiled "One night I had a slurpy and nacho chips and looked like Homer Simpson, and she said 'honey if they could see you now, noone would watch you'.
Whether it is Measures 66 and 67; the Extension levy; Citizen Advocates for Public Safety (the Jean Tate/Dave Frohnmayer effort); the gas tax increase; the Lane Transit District payroll tax increase; unlimited fee increases; the University of Oregon looking for local support - all these, and many others, want more money without providing any new or improved efficiencies - they just want to add more straws to our Slurpy.
I half expected his slurpy devouring of the star fruit to be followed by a shot of a wee leftover core lying back in an exhausted heap, smoking a fag and breathlessly declaring love to His Highness.
From scrambled eggs to slurpy pasta, and raspberry ripple cheesecake to fruit dip, Karmel is hot on how food should be presented to entice young children to try something new.
Proceeds from SLURP raises funds for the Shellfish Habitat Rejuvenation Fund, helping to keep our slurpy supply stocked and healthy.
Sure, it's probably a cute movie and it's made slurpy sweet for children.
But it IS true that if, day in, day out, you tell kids with rampant hormones that this kind of slurpy, sexy, lovey-dovey social scene is normal, then they start to believe it.
But until Blankenship's work, nobody had suggested that a slurpy layer of sediments greases the underside of the huge Antarctic ice streams.
Watch the former drop into the latter and smile as the slurpy, fizzy goodness unfolds.
Party hats off to Barbara Rafferty and John Murtagh - just a shame River City editors followed the poignancy of the scene with the manky jolt of letting us hear Boab and Charlie's slurpy winching.
More to the point, will he put his paw on your knee, look up at you with big puppy dog eyes, then jump up and give you a big ol' slurpy dog kiss?
They're armed with a barrel of popcorn, a crate of Maltesers, sticky toffees in crinkly wrappers and a reservoir of slurpy drink.