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FLOP

1. An early system on the IBM 701.

[Listed in CACM 2(5):16 (May 1959)].
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South African all-rounder Francois Flopper was the visitors' hero, removing Dartmouth's first four batsmen for a combined haul of 16 and then steering them past their 162 target with a nerveless 31 not out.
Less a die-hard Republican than a political flip flopper, Willis definitely tends to lean right.
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Like tonight, I got a tech for saying, `He's a flopper.
We were lucky with Flopper,our vet Margaret Williams from Glantwymyn was promptly on hand with injections to ease the spasms.