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ips

or i.p.s

1.
inches per second.
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  • He heard a catching in her breath and glanced at her and saw her ips pressed tight and a tear on her cheek.

    The Wheels of Chance H. G. Wells
  • In ips aci Marius dus Camertium cohorts, mr virtte vim Cimbrrum sustinents13 contr80 lgem14 cvitte dnverat.

    Selections from Viri Romae Charles Franois L'Homond
  • From here they continued their journey as far as the monastery of ips, where they expected to stay for the night.

  • The tape will play on all standard recorders and comes recorded at a speed of 3-3/4 ips.

  • He stopped for the night at ips, and on the following day rode to Linz.

  • From this point they continued their journey by water as far as the monastery of ips, where they purposed resting for the night.

    Story-Lives of Great Musicians Francis Jameson Rowbotham
  • Her face 'ad gone a dirty white colour, and she was leaning forward with her 'ands on her 'ips, trembling all over with temper.

    The Unknown W.W. Jacobs
ips in Technology


A threaded language.
["IPS, An Unorthodox High Level Language", K. Meinzer, BYTE pp. 146-159 (Jan 1979)].
(1994-11-04)

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

ips

1.
inches per second
2.
Indefinitely Postponed in Senate

IPS

1.
inertial pointing system
2.
innings per start
3.
interplanetary scintillation
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