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Elsie

[el-see] /ˈɛl si/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Elizabeth.
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  • I only remembered Elsie Wylton as a young girl with her hair down her back.

    The Sixth Sense Stephen McKenna
  • So there was no help for it: Elsie must go and be her companion.

    Ranald Bannerman's Boyhood George MacDonald
  • In the mean time the strange adventure on The Mountain had brought the young master into new relations with Elsie.

    Elsie Venner Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
  • Elsie and I have been watching them going out and in for the last half-hour.

    Ranald Bannerman's Boyhood George MacDonald
  • It was not very singular that Elsie should be lingering in her old haunts, from which the change of season must soon drive her.

    Elsie Venner Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
Elsie in Technology

language
A distributed version of ELLIS.
["Using Object-Oriented Mechanisms to Describe Linda", P. Broadbery et al, in "Linda-Like Systems and Their Implementati"on, G. Wilson ed, U Edinburgh TR 91-13, 1991].
(1995-11-16)

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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