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fum


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fum  \Fum\,  v.  i. 
  To  play  upon  a  fiddle.  [Obs.] 
 
  Follow  me  and  fum  as  you  go  --B.  Jonson 
 
  From  Jargon  File  (4.2.3,  23  NOV  2000)  [jargon]: 
 
  fum  n.  [XEROX  PARC]  At  PARC,  often  the  third  of  the  standard 
  {metasyntactic  variable}s  (after  {foo}  and  {bar}).  Competes  with  {baz}, 
  which  is  more  common  outside  PARC. 
 
 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  fum 
 
  [XEROX  PARC]  At  PARC,  often  the  third  of  the  standard 
  {metasyntactic  variable}s  (after  {foo}  and  {bar}).  Competes 
  with  {baz},  which  is  more  common  outside  PARC. 
 
  [{Jargon  File}] 
 
 




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