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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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8) When VH1 finally gets around to I Love the '40s, they'd be wise to give Steven Soderbergh a call.
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Never mind, for example, that he never gets around to defining precisely what he means by the highly loaded word "empire"--by its actions ye shall know it, I guess.
A Around three-quarters of parents leave their kids to find out about sex from schoolmates Annette, according to latest research So go ahead with your chat, or your son will probably find out before his Dad gets around to lessons
Mail Merge gets around this problem and keeps your mailing list confidential; no one can see who else received the original message.
How many other scripts were going to pop through his letterbox asking him to play a time-traveller who gets around in an old police telephone box?