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  • 121chief —    In A Dictionary of Sailor’s Slang, by Wilfred Granville, we are told that ‘Chief is used as a less formal mode of address by an officer to a Chief Petty Officer. Chiefy is most used on the lower deck.’ ‘Chief’ might also be used by a British… …

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  • 122First name, Mrs —    There is a highly amusing scene in Fielding’s Tom Jones where Sophia Western’s chambermaid objects to being addressed as ‘Mrs Honour’ by the maid of Sophia’s aunt. ‘Mrs Honour, forsooth! sure, madam, you might call me by my surname; for though …

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  • 123Highness, your royal —    The formal mode of address used to royal princes and princesses in Britain. Sarcastic use of this title to someone who is acting like a royal personage, or acting as if they are far more important than they are, at least, is fairly common. ‘We …

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  • 124toots —    These remain mainly American expressions, though made famous by e.g. Al Jolson’s song ‘Toot, toot, tootsie, goodbye’ and a more recent Dustin Hoffmann film Tootsie.    The speakers are almost invariably male, addressing women who are… …

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  • 125tootsie —    These remain mainly American expressions, though made famous by e.g. Al Jolson’s song ‘Toot, toot, tootsie, goodbye’ and a more recent Dustin Hoffmann film Tootsie.    The speakers are almost invariably male, addressing women who are… …

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  • 126tootsy —    These remain mainly American expressions, though made famous by e.g. Al Jolson’s song ‘Toot, toot, tootsie, goodbye’ and a more recent Dustin Hoffmann film Tootsie.    The speakers are almost invariably male, addressing women who are… …

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  • 127nabs — I. plural of nab present third singular of nab II. ˈnabz noun plural but singular or plural in construction Etymology: origin unknown slang : fellow, person …

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  • 128x86 — This article is about Intel microprocessor architecture in general. For the 32 bit generation of this architecture which is also called x86 , see IA 32. x86 Designer Intel, AMD Bits 16 bit, 32 bit, and/or 64 bit Introduced 1978 Design …

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  • 129Secondary surveillance radar — SSR antenna of Deutsche Flugsicherung at Neubrandenburg, in Mecklenburg/Western Pomerania Secondary surveillance radar (SSR)[1] is a radar system used in air traffic control (ATC), that not only detects an …

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  • 130I²C — (Inter Integrated Circuit) is a multi master serial computer bus invented by Philips that is used to attach low speed peripherals to a motherboard, embedded system, or cellphone. The name is pronounced eye squared see or eye two see . As of… …

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  • 131X86 assembly language — is the assembly language for the x86 class of processors, which includes Intel s Pentium series and AMD s Athlon series. Like all assembly languages, it uses short mnemonics to represent the fundamental operations that the CPU in a computer can… …

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  • 132Kernel (computing) — A kernel connects the application software to the hardware of a computer In computing, the kernel is the main component of most computer operating systems; it is a bridge between applications and the actual data processing done at the hardware… …

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  • 133BSAVE (graphics image format) — A BSAVE Image (aka BSAVED Image ) as it is referenced in a graphics program is an image file format created usually by saving raw video memory to disk (sometimes but not always in a BASIC program using the BSAVE command).cite web|url = http://www …

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  • 134X86 architecture — The generic term x86 refers to the most commercially successful instruction set architecture [Unlike the microarchitecture (and the specific electronic and physical implementation) used for a specific chip design] in the history of personal… …

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  • 135Kernel (computer science) — In computer science, the kernel is the central component of most computer operating systems (OS). Its responsibilities include managing the system s resources (the communication between hardware and software components). As a basic component of… …

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  • 136SDRAM — refers to synchronous dynamic random access memory, a term that is used to describe dynamic random access memory that has a synchronous interface. Traditionally, dynamic random access memory (DRAM) has an asynchronous interface which means that… …

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  • 137Motorola 68000 — This article is about the CPU. For the computer, see Sharp X68000. Motorola 68000 Designer Motorola Bits 16/32 bit Introduced 1979 Design CISC Endianness Big …

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  • 138MOS Technology 6502 — The MOS Technology 6502 is an 8 bit microprocessor that was designed by Chuck Peddle for MOS Technology in 1975. When it was introduced, it was the least expensive full featured CPU on the market by a considerable margin, costing less than one… …

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  • 139Dynamic random-access memory — DRAM redirects here. For other uses, see Dram (disambiguation). Computer memory types Volatile RAM DRAM (e.g., DDR SDRAM) SRAM In development T RAM Z RAM TTRAM Historical Delay line memory Selectron tube Williams tube …

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  • 140PDP-11 architecture — The PDP 11 architecture is an instruction set architecture (ISA) developed by Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC). It is implemented by central processing units (CPUs) and microprocessors used in minicomputers of the same name. Additional… …

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