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Meaning of RUSH

Pronunciation:  rush

 
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1. An interactive dialect of pl/i, related to cps, dated about 1966. The name is the abbreviation of "Remote Use of Shared Hardware".

["Introduction to RUSH", Allen-Babcock Computing 1969. Sammet 1969, p.309.]

2. A high-level language that closely resembles tcl but aimed to provide substantially faster execution. See an introduction to the rush language by Adam Sah, Jon Blow, and Brian Dennis (1994).

 

 

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