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[jip] /dʒɪp/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), gipped, gipping, noun
1.
gyp1 .
Related forms
gipper, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for gips

gip

/dʒɪp/
verb gips, gipping, gipped
1.
a variant spelling of gyp1
2.
(Northern English, informal) to vomit or feel like vomiting
noun
3.
a variant spelling of gyp2
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Word Origin and History for gips

gip

attested from 1840 as an abbreviation of gypsy (q.v.). Also see gyp. Related: Gipped; gipping.

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gips in Medicine

GIP abbr.
gastric inhibitory polypeptide

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Slang definitions & phrases for gips

gip

Related Terms

gyp


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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gips in Technology

/gips/ or /jips/ [Analogy with MIPS] Giga-Instructions per Second (or possibly "Gillions of Instructions per Second"; see gillion).
In 1991, this was used of only a handful of highly parallel machines and one sequential processor built with Josephson devices. DEC's Alpha AXP 21164 processor was the first commercially available 1 GIPS sequential processor (7 Sep 1994). Compare KIPS.
["A 1-GIPS Josephson Data Processor", Yuji Hatano et al, IEEE J Solid State Circuits, vol 26, 6, June 1991]
[Jargon File]
(1994-11-02)
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Related Abbreviations for gips

GIP

  1. gastric inhibitory polypeptide
  2. gastric inhibitory peptide
  3. Gibraltar-pound (currency)
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