a resort in S England, in West Sussex on the English Channel: electronics industries. Regis was added to the name after King George V’s convalescence there in 1929. Pop: 62 141 (2001)
noun (pl) -men (archaeol) the body of a person found preserved in a peat bog Historical Examples My Lady of the Chimney Corner Alexander Irvine My Lady of the Chimney Corner Alexander Irvine
buy one, get one: an offer to a customer to buy an item and receive a second item at a discount.
bogo-sort algorithm, humour /boh”goh-sort”/ (Or “stupid-sort”) The archetypical perversely awful algorithm (as opposed to bubble sort, which is merely the generic *bad* algorithm). Bogo-sort is equivalent to repeatedly throwing a deck of cards in the air, picking them up at random, and then testing whether they are in order. It serves as a sort of […]
buy one, get one free: an offer to a customer to buy an item and receive a second item free, with the requirement that the second item be of equal or lesser value: retailers that use BOGOFs. adjective acronym buy one, get one free