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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 first defender who gets back (X1 or X2)--in this case it will be X1 in Diag.
We've had a couple of positive conversations and when he gets back we'll sit down and hopefully get him here.
We should decide when the economic environment warrants it, such as when the economy gets back on its own growth path,'' Takenaka told reporters, referring to the timing of fiscal reforms advocated by Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi in his policy speech Monday.
Mac Gets Back On the Road: Paul Driving Tour Across the USA
SHAMED Caprice gets back behind the wheel of a car just a week after being banned for drink-driving.
He might have to reinvent some things or if he gets back the velocity more than what he's shown now, those adjustments are more likely going to be not as drastic,'' Scioscia said.
I'm going to let you cool your heels in the cell at Fort William until the inspector gets back.