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n. street slang for methamphetamine, a drug in a chrystaline form which supposedly stimulates the senses, is popular with some illicit drug users, and is addictive. It smells bad, has serious unhealthy side effects, and its possession, use and sale without a prescription are all crimes. (See: narcotics, controlled substance)

See: dispatch, expedite, haste, hasten, help, organize, precipitate, promote, race
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On my system, iChat gives me a data rate of around 180 kbps out of the available 250 kbps, and I regularly achieve good quality video in a half-size frame at fifteen fps.
As Table 1 shows, the relative improvement between traditional and packetized SCSI is significant at data rates above 80MB/sec.
Additionally the QSFP design supports Ethernet, Fibre Channel, InfiniBand and SDH/SONET with data rates up to 10Gb/s per channel.
Class 1 Bluetooth systems allow up to 100 meter ranges and provide for high data rates.
In this new phase of the program, BBN will develop a noise robust vocoder operating at the ultra-low data rate of 300 bps.
0 includes a 100% increase in data rates to 5 Gb/s per lane, in addition to numerous errata updates, completion timeouts, functional level reset, link bandwidth notification, and access control features.
There is no other tool in the market that can accurately measure server data rate change," said Ron McCabe, president and CEO of MiraLink Corporation.
NYSE:CY), an industry leader in SRAMs, today announced it has begun sampling the industry's first Quad Data Rate(TM) II+ (QDR(TM) II+) and Double Data Rate II+ (DDRII+) SRAM devices.