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imp

a small demon or devil; mischievous sprite

Imp

of the Perverse perversity as motive for men’s actions. [Am. Lit.: “Imp of the Perverse” in Hart, 402]

IMP

(language)

IMP

(language)
An extensible dialect of ALGOL 60, for CDC 1604.

["Experience with an Extensible Language", Edgar T. Irons, CACM 13(1):31-39, Jan 1970].

IMP

(language)

IMP

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(networking)

IMP

(Interface Message Processor) The first router used in the ARPAnet. It was a Honeywell 516 minicomputer with special interfaces and software written by BBN.
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IMP Aerospace & Defence (IMP A&D) is a business unit of IMP Group International, a 100% Canadian owned company headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
My challenge was to find a particularly Scottish contribution and that is the reason the Imp was chosen.
Last week, members of the Imp Club gathered at the factory to unveil a plaque marking the anniversary before travelling in convoy to the home of the former Rootes headquarters in Coventry.
Integrated product teams can develop an appropriate IMP according to program requirements as they become apparent.
A LAST-minute strike from Gavin Mahon spared Watford's blushes in their pre-season clash with the Imps at Sincil Bank.
The restore IMP avoids a series of total and incremental backups by showing the user a view of the system not only as it exists on hard disk, but also at any point in time.
IMP was founded with the establishment of its first company, Ovattifico e Resinatura Valpadana--Valpadana Wadding Mill and Resinating Plant--(ORV), also located in Padova.
The Raychem agreement represents the third major circuit or process development agreement IMP has entered into with leading firms in the last twelve months.
The project, on the instructions of Phoenix boss John McGuire, was to mark the 50th anniversary of the first Hillman Imp rolling off the assembly line at the factory that once stood on the site of the Phoenix Retail Park.
She became Miss Hillman Imp and the face of the firm and was promised a car for her 18th birthday.