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A descendent of Algol 60, intended to be as uniform and general as possible, while retaining the basic character of its progenitor. Forsythe features higher-order procedures and intersection types.
["Preliminary Design of the Programming Language Forsythe", J.C. Reynolds, CMU-CS-88-159, 1988].
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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  • "Perfectly all right," forsythe said, following along behind.

    Fifty Per Cent Prophet Gordon Randall Garrett
  • "Guess you know me, Mr. Denman," said forsythe, the first to respond.

    The Wreck of the Titan Morgan Robertson
  • "Perhaps it's one of those cases of panic that forsythe spoke of the other night," said Ives.

    The Mystery Stewart Edward White and Samuel Hopkins Adams
  • "Of course," answered forsythe, looking at the big shoulders of Sampson.

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  • There was that in the affectionate calmness of Miss forsythe that seemed to chill the glow and fever of passion in her new world.

    A Little Journey in the World Charles Dudley Warner
  • The engine had stopped, and forsythe's furious invective could be heard.

    The Wreck of the Titan Morgan Robertson
  • forsythe, hiding his emotions under a forced grin, retreated toward the fore-hatch.

    The Wreck of the Titan Morgan Robertson
  • "You did that just now," answered forsythe, fingering a small, bleeding bruise.

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  • And Captain forsythe has only been telling me--all of us--that you were one of the best informed men he had ever met.

    Half A Chance Frederic S. Isham
  • "That'll do, forsythe," said Sampson, interrupting the flow of billingsgate.

    The Wreck of the Titan Morgan Robertson

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