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  1. FLOPS

    In computing, FLOPS is a measure of computer performance, especially in fields of scientific calculations that make heavy use of floating-point calculations, similar to the older, simpler, instructions per second. Since the final S stands for "second", conservative speakers consider "FLOPS" as both the singular and plural of the term, although the singular "FLOP" is frequently encountered. Alternatively, the singular FLOP is used as an abbreviation for "FLoating-point OPeration", and a flop count is a count of these operations. In this context, "flops" is simply the plural rather than a rate, which would then be "flop/s". The expression 1 flops is actually interpreted as .

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  1. Corinne Kauderer:

    Flip-flops may be better than going barefoot.

  2. Colin Devey:

    These were very, very circular, which is strange, they usually look like cow flops.

  3. Emily Benavides:

    Hillary Clinton will say anything to get elected and her numerous flip-flops on immigration prove it.

  4. John Kasich:

    We're going to be changing some snowshoes for some flip-flops and we're going to go from fried clams to jambalaya.

  5. Fidel Croswell:

    But the ultimate solution would really be home Wi-Fi, where you can connect while sitting around shirtless in your flip-flops.

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