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gulp

[gəlp]
(computer science)
A series of bytes considered as a unit.
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gulp

An unspecified number of bytes.
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motors, 6-foot hoses with gulper nozzles, 1.5-gallon tanks, foam (wet) and disc (dry) filters, carrying handle and four bottom-mounted casters.
In The Day Louis Got Eaten (11) the poor lad is gulped by a Gulper, which becomes the prey of a Grabular bird.
For example, one supplier has dubbed the gulper shark the Rolls-Royce of squalene-producing sharks, but the gulper is listed as vulnerable on the International Union for Conservation of Nature's (IUCN's) Red List of Threatened Species, meaning the species faces a high risk of extinction.
Is it the gulper eel, the polar bear, the humming bird or, even, the iguana?
As fisheries extend into ever deeper waters, the deep bottom-dwelling gulper shark is listed as vulnerable with local population declines of up to 95%.
The Umbrella Mouth Gulper Eel has a hinged skull which can rotate to swallow large prey while the Fangtooth is believed to have the most teeth of any fish in the world.
Gulper sharks are moderately sized sharks, on the order of 1-1.7 m (40-68 in) in length.
Fang tooth has the largest teeth in the ocean for its size - so big that it can't close its mouth - while gulper eels can swallow prey as big as themselves.
This evil liquid has to be disposed of, and is usually collected by a |sludge gulper' at high cost.
When little Louis gets eaten by a Gulper, big sister Sarah knows she has a chance to save him, knowing that Gulpers swallow their food whole, and she quickly sets off on her red bike in pursuit.
I wanted to start both dogs on a raw diet that included bones, but I was concerned because Violet is a "gulper" - she prefers to swallow her food whole, no matter the size or shape.