/fept owt/ The Symbolics 3600 LISP Machine has a Front-End Processor (FEP). When the main processor gets wedged, the FEP takes control of the keyboard and screen. Such a machine is said to have “fepped out” or “dropped into the fep”.
Flash Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory
[fur; unstressed fer] /fɜr; unstressed fər/ preposition, conjunction, Informal. 1. . 1. a combining form meaning “that which carries” the thing specified by the initial element, used in the formation of compound words: aquifer; conifer; foraminifer. combining form 1. indicating a person or thing that bears something specified: crucifer, conifer
1. Federal Emergency Relief Administration. Federal Emergency Relief Administration
[fee-ree nuh-too r-ee, -tyoo r-ee] /ˈfi ri nəˈtʊər i, -ˈtyʊər i/ adjective, Law. 1. (of animals) wild or undomesticated (distinguished from ).