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write

[rīt]
(computer science)
To transmit data from any source onto an internal storage medium.
A command directing that an output operation be performed.

write

(chat)
Unix's simple talk command and protocol. write has been largely superseded by talk and then irc.

An enhancement, RWP, has been proposed.

write

(tool)
A simple text editor for Windows.

write

To store data in memory or onto a storage medium, such as a disk or flash drive. Writing is analogous to recording a movie on a DVR. Every write operation in the computer implies a read operation. For example, to write a file to disk requires reading the data from memory. See read and read/write.


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She said of Robbie, also 36: "It was such a long time ago, a decade ago - and it was really nothing to write home about.
BBC 3 and 4 are nothing to write home about and the BBC/ITV stations would be better off with quality over quantity.
Burwash Landing, founded in 1904 as a trading post, was nothing to write home about.
S's long-term performance has certainly been nothing to write home about, but its short-term trend is showing signs of improvement.
But their away form is nothing to write home about, with just two league wins from 12 games on the road this season.
although that form is nothing to write home about, it at least showed Johnny Splash is coming to hand nicely for this encounter - and that he is clearly at home on Brighton''''s difficult terrain.
MAX CHILTON made a promise to Sunday Mirror Sport: "If I win a race I'll burst into song for you" But the F1 racer with the Boy Band looks warned his voice is nothing to write home about.
His record last year was nothing to write home about but he did finish off with a wide-margin success at Plumpton and only narrowly failed to repeat the success on his seasonal bow at Fontwell.
This is the first time since that event that backers will have had the chance to support Zhao and considering King's early-season results have been nothing to write home about, the chance to punt the outsider can be taken.
30pm) The film versions of Dr Seuss's odd and much loved children's stories, The Grinch and The Cat in the Hat, did reasonably well at the box office, but nothing to write home about.
We expect them to get promotion this season even though the stadium is all standing and is nothing to write home about.
While his current form is nothing to write home about, Kevin Ryan's eight-year-old is a talented performer on his day as he showed when landing a valuable handicap event at Galway last summer.