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forrester in Science
American computer engineer who pioneered the development of computer storage devices. In 1949 he devised the first magnetic core memory for an electronic digital computer.
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  • Mrs. forrester had sympathy with moths, and was fond of Gregory, whom she greeted with significant kindliness.

    Tante Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  • "Inspector forrester, sir," said the butler, throwing open the door.

  • The most remarkable person in this little knot was a young man of the name of forrester.

  • forrester was trembling visibly when he turned from the quartz port.

    The Sky Trap Frank Belknap Long
  • She was standing with her back to him, and forrester didn't make a sound, not wanting to startle the Goddess.

    Pagan Passions Gordon Randall Garrett
  • In a strange, thin voice, Mr. forrester stopped him sharply.

    The White Mice Richard Harding Davis
  • I wonder if this city has the same fascination for you, Mr. forrester, that it has for me?

    Pharos, The Egyptian Guy Newell Boothby
  • In the same unfamiliar, strained tone Mr. forrester interrupted.

    The White Mice Richard Harding Davis
  • And your exculpation of Karen did not convince me as it seemed to do Mrs. forrester.

    Tante Anne Douglas Sedgwick

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