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Noun: looping  loo-ping
  1. (computing) executing the same set of instructions a given number of times or until a specified result is obtained
    "the solution is obtained by looping";
    - iteration
Verb: loop  loop
  1. Move in loops
    "The bicycle looped around the tree"
  2. Make a loop in
    "loop a rope";
    - intertwine
  3. Fly loops, perform a loop
    "the stunt pilot looped his plane"
  4. Wind around something in coils or loops
    - coil, curl
  5. Fasten or join with a loop
    "He looped the watch through his belt"

Derived forms: loopings

Type of: bind, circle, entwine, intwine [archaic], knit, physical process, process, roll, tie, twine, wind[2], wrap

Antonym: uncoil

Encyclopedia: Looping

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