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get

Informal (in tennis) a successful return of a shot that was difficult to reach

get

[get]
(computer science)
An instruction in a computer program to read data from a file.
(industrial engineering)
A combination of two or more of the elemental motions of search, select, grasp, transport empty, and transport loaded; applied to time-motion studies.

get

(1) In programming, a request for the next record in an input file. Contrast with put.

(2) An FTP command used to download a file from a server or to display the contents of a text file. See ftp commands.

(3) (GET) An HTTP command used to retrieve data from a Web server. See HTTP GET.
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The great thing about him," Hayward adds, "is that he would take these complicated social and political issues and boil them down into this easily getable way that children and adults, everybody, would get the message, but without having it shoved down their throats or getting preachy.
We always try to use energy-saving cooking techhniques as well, such as ting lids on steaming sand doubling up with getable steamers.