A version of Ethernet developed in the 1990s(?) which can carry 100 Mbps compared with standard Ethernet’s 10 Mbps. It requires upgraded network cards and hubs.
The relevant standards are 100BaseT, 100BaseFX and 100BaseVG.
verb To dispense fast food: a culinary wasteland that seemed to exist totally to fast-feed the captive audiences (1990s+)
- Fast follower
noun 1. a company that is quick to pick up good new ideas from other companies
[fast-food, fahst-] /ˈfæstˈfud, ˈfɑst-/ adjective 1. of or specializing in fast food. noun 1. food, as hamburgers, pizza, or fried chicken, that is prepared in quantity by a standardized method and can be dispensed quickly at inexpensive restaurants for eating there or elsewhere. noun 1. food that requires little preparation before being served adjective 2. […]
[fast-foo-der, fahst-] /ˈfæstˈfu dər, ˈfɑst-/ noun, Informal. 1. Also, fast-foodery [fast-foo-duh-ree, fahst-] /ˈfæstˈfu də ri, ˈfɑst-/ (Show IPA). a restaurant that sells . 2. a person or company that operates a fast-food business.