\swˈɒb], \swˈɒb], \s_w_ˈɒ_b]\
Definitions of SWAB
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- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
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- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1985 - The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing
- 1908 - Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1919 - The concise Oxford dictionary of current English
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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/swob/ The PDP-11 swap byte instruction mnemonic, asimmortalised in the dd option "conv=swab".1. To solve the NUXI problem by swapping bytes in a file.2. The program in V7 Unix used to perform this action, oranything functionally equivalent to it.See also big-endian, little-endian, middle-endian,bytesexual.
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swob, n. a mop for cleaning or drying floors or decks, or for cleaning out the bore of a cannon: a bit of sponge, &c., for cleansing the mouth of a sick person: (slang) a naval officer's epaulet: a lubber or clumsy fellow in sailor's slang.--v.t. to clean or dry with a swab:--pr.p. swab'bing; pa.t. and pa.p. swabbed.--n. SWAB'BER, one who uses a swab: a baker's implement for cleaning ovens. [Dut. zwabber, a swabber, zwabberen, to swab; Ger. schwabber.]
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