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  • MIPS
    /mips/ [abbreviation] n. 1. A measure of computing speed; formally, `Million Instructions Per Second' (that's 10^6 per second, not 2^(20)!); often rendered by hackers... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: bells, whistles, and gongs 

    bells, whistles, and gongs


    n. A standard elaborated form of bells and whistles; typically said with a pronounced and ironic accent on the `gongs'.