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ldb

ldb


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Jargon  File  (4.2.3,  23  NOV  2000)  [jargon]: 
 
  LDB  /l*'d*b/  vt  [from  the  PDP-10  instruction  set]  To  extract 
  from  the  middle.  "LDB  me  a  slice  of  cake,  please."  This  usage  has  been 
  kept  alive  by  Common  LISP's  function  of  the  same  name  Considered  silly. 
  See  also  {DPB}. 
 
 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  LDB 
 
  /l*'d*b/  [PDP-10  instruction]  To  extract  from  the  middle. 
  "LDB  me  a  slice  of  cake,  please."  This  usage  has  been  kept 
  alive  by  Common  LISP's  function  of  the  same  name  Considered 
  silly.  See  also  {DPB}. 
 
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