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Fri Nov 19 10:05:29 CST 2010
On Fri, Nov 19, 2010 at 10:57, George Bonser <gbonser at seven.com> wrote:
> That's exactly what I was going to say but didn't want to quibble. We tend to call them "quads" at work. What do you call that indeterminate space between two colons :: where it might be four or more zeros in there? That's a bunch of nibbles, maybe a "gulp"?
I don't call it anything. "The fourth $decided_upon is zero/empty" suffices :)
Though if that gap does not have a name yet, I suppose it can't hurt
to try and think of a canonical name, either.
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