throbber


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throbber

An animated icon that notifies the user that an operation is taking place in the background, such as when an application is loading or a Web page is downloading. Typically a spinning ball, logo or bar, throbbers are often animated GIF or AVI files. See animated GIF and AVI.
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I reported to HQ/ARDC in May 1955 and traveled to Glen Martin factory to join the other "Heart Throbbers" to begin the adventure.
Firstly, the SFA chose Hugh Dallas to pioneer the throbber.
Did his wife make them flit or was the old Lanarkshire village of Bonkle no longer appropriate when he became the thrusting libido with the first throbber in football?
According to its supporters, the throbber will lead to better communication and more consistent decision making.
The throbber is destined for the dustbin of history.
For starters, SFA regulations have not stipulated where the throbber should be worn.
The throbber is doomed to fail because referees are human beings with human failings.
The disco songs are percussion-led throbbers that clearly left their mark on the angsty white boy funk of arthouse skinnies such as Talking Heads.
Her silky, sexy voice lends itself perfectly to crossover club throbbers such as Take It Like A Man and the sublime I Get Around.