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  • arena
    [UNIX] n. The area of memory attached to a process by `brk(2)' and `sbrk(2)' and used by `malloc(3)' as dynamic storage. So named... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: followup 

    followup


    n. On USENET, a posting generated in response to another posting (as opposed to a reply, which goes by email rather than being broadcast). Followups include the ID of the parent message in their headers; smart news-readers can use this information to present USENET news in `conversation' sequence rather than order-of-arrival. See thread.