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  • n. Plural form of callback.


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  • The provision is known as callbacks and it allows the government to get back or call back your money, but callbacks are not in the legislation.

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  • Sesame Street cast an in-house puppeteer without going to callbacks, which is pretty much what I expected to happen.

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  • More of those concise lambda expression callbacks! user1Invitation.

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  • I generally tend to find callbacks confusing when called callbacks in an Object Oriented context because they drop the level of abstraction too low.


  • Users can also utilize collision shapes that can call callbacks without generating collisions.

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  • Essentially all the callbacks are the same with only two differences: the callback name itself and a label within it.

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  • Because of this, the protocol used to request "callbacks" for callback rules is generalised; in every CARBON request it's possible to list the partial rules you're trying to resolve, in which case the entity just responds with what seems pertinent which may be more than what you ask for.

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  • In fact, 70% to 80% of all positive mammograms do not, on biopsy, show any presence of cancer. 71 According to some estimates, 90% of these "callbacks" result from unclear readings due to dense overlying breast tissue. 72

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  • In particular, Ore noted that most of the increase in employment was due to the hiring of temps and "callbacks," or bringing back laid-off workers.

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  • It's loaded with enough action and emotion to lure in audiences not steeped in comic book minutia, but also peppered with enough tie-ins and callbacks to send a tingle up the legs of the faithful.

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