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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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I'm just excited to be playing and getting outs for the team.
During the current shutout streak, Timlin has been getting outs in unspectacular fashions, fanning only three.
Maybe the tenor of the game has changed, but it's all about getting outs,'' said Downing, who finished with a career mark of 123-107 with a 3.

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