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CRISP

(1)
A Lisp-like language and compiler for the IBM 370 written by Jeff Barnett of SDC, Santa Monica, CA, USA in the early 1970s. It generalised Lisp's two-part cons nodes to n-part nodes.

crisp

(2)
(Or "discrete") The opposite of "fuzzy".
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Note: Refrigerator temperatures drop from 40[degrees] near the door to about 35[degrees]in the vegetable crisper and 33[degrees] at the back of open shelves.
Omelet Crispers are available in four varieties and feature scrambled eggs, potatoes and a choice of cheddar cheese, cheddar cheese and sausage, cheddar cheese and bacon or cheddar cheese, ham and peppers in a crispy pastry.
Crisper is a scandalous way to pass your time and possibly help you to pass on another bag of pork rinds.
Nonesuch has transferred four hour-long TV programs to DVD, all taped in 1977 in the Opryland studios in Nashville under the visionary direction of Merrill Brockway, and all looking infinitely crisper than they did in their old VHS formats.
The book's many adages, while thought provoking, would have been more accessible and possibly had more impact if they'd been made briefer and crisper.
The NightView's digital imaging technology yields a crisper view with a clear contrast and detail-rich display in low light conditions.
TNR 14 takes up almost exactly the same area on the page as Courier New 12, while offering a crisper, cleaner, more modern look," The New York Times reported, quoting the memo, on Feb.
Using image-processing tools, the team reconstructed from those pictures a much crisper image with a resolution of 0.
This will immediately give your piece a crisper, more businesslike flavor.
Turn your house into a giant Ziploc Baggie and your neighborhood into the crisper bin of a shared refrigerator in the kitchen of a 200-employee insurance agency.
The articles seem quicker to read, more to the point and crisper.
Purchase an HD tuner to view special HD broadcasts (like the last Olympics) or just enjoy a crisper view with the TV's progressive scanning.