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    n. 1. Archaic term for a register. On-line use of it as a synonym for `register' is a fairly reliable indication that the... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


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    fepped out


    /fept owt/ adj. The Symbolics 3600 Lisp Machine has a Front-End Processor called a `FEP' (compare sense 2 of box). When the main processor gets wedged, the FEP takes control of the keyboard and screen. Such a machine is said to have `fepped out'.