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get

Informal (in tennis) a successful return of a shot that was difficult to reach
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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.
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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 white southern conservatives that Bill Clinton won over in 1992 and 1996 are for the most part no longer getable for any Democrat and are less needed now that demographic groups like Hispanics, Millennials, and college-educated white women are in the Democratic camp.
Mikeal Rogers is the CTO of Getable and the curator of NodeConf.
In the current situation, the main source of communication, the terrorists using to is the mobile phone, the culprits could be brought to sentence if, the authority could succeed to block all the unregistered SIMs, which seems not getable because the authority showed its commitment several times but it has not yet succeeded to achieve the mile stone.