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Definition of ping

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: shareware software that nags the user if it hasn't yet been purchased.
Definitions include: in computing, of a data transformation, one which does not retain all of the data.
Definitions include: the amount by which a numerical amount is fudged (adjusted).
Definitions include: Details are available in the entry for swap.
Definitions include: to be under the influence of drugs.
Definitions include: product(s) announced far before any release (even beta) has been made.
Definitions include: to cause a software or hardware bug to become evident.
Definitions include: to look up someone on the internet.
Definitions include: a project that is capable of consuming a practically unlimited amount of time.
Definitions include: "ask me anything".
Definitions include: acronym for "thank you very much".
Definitions include: "LOL" with the O replaced with an E.
Definitions include: "internet."
Definitions include: acronym for "in my humble opinion".
Definitions include: acronym for "falling off chair, rolling on floor, laughing out loud".

Other terms relating to 'to contact, call, mail':

Definitions include: to call on a telephone.
Definitions include: to contact a person.
Definitions include: to contact a person, especially by calling on a phone.
Definitions include: to send a person a comment or a message on MySpace.com.
Definitions include: to contact (e.g. by telephone) or to hang out with.
Definitions include: to accidentally call a person on a cellphone that's in one's pocket.
Definitions include: acronym for "hit me up".
Definitions include: to talk or to contact, especially at some later time.

Other terms relating to 'to schedule, check the availability of':

Definitions include: to tentatively add something to one's schedule.
Definitions include: to examine schedules to determine a time when two or more people would be available to meet for some purpose.

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Definitions include: shortened version of "okay, thanks, bye."
Definitions include: black tar heroin.
Definitions include: sexual intercourse.
Definitions include: a police officer.
Definitions include: acronym for "have fun".
Definitions include: to sell.
Definitions include: Vicious, as in reference to Sid Vicious, bassist of the Sex Pistols.
Definitions include: sexual activity up to the point of, but not including, sexual intercourse.
Definitions include: acronym for "party juice" - a mixed drink prepared in large quantities for parties.
Definitions include: to initiate an action.

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