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noun 
  1. An essentially equal exchange of two comparable things.
verb (swaps, swapping, swapped)
  1. To exchange or give something in exchange for something else.
  2. (computing, always with "out") To move a piece of a program or its data out of memory, into the swap file (stored on a larger, slower medium such as a hard drive.)
Etymology: Uncertain, probably from imitative origin.


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