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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slurp(verb)

    eat noisily

    "He slurped his soup"


  1. slurp(Noun)

    A loud sucking noise made in eating or drinking

  2. slurp(Noun)

    A mouthful of liquid

  3. slurp(Verb)

    To eat or drink (something) noisily

  4. Origin: From slurpen, slorpen, from *, from slarpanan, from srebʰ-. Cognate with slurvje, schlürfen, slurpa, sürfeln, sürpfeln, sorbeo.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. slurp

    To read a large data file entirely into core before working on it. This may be contrasted with the strategy of reading a small piece at a time, processing it, and then reading the next piece. “This program slurps in a 1K-by-1K matrix and does an FFT.” See also sponge.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slurp in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slurp in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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