Ping

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Synonyms for Ping

a river in western Thailand

a sharp high-pitched resonant sound (as of a sonar echo or a bullet striking metal)

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hit with a pinging noise

sound like a car engine that is firing too early

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make a short high-pitched sound

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contact, usually in order to remind of something

send a message from one computer to another to check whether it is reachable and active

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Sends echo request packets to a range of IP addresses to determine which are currently in use.
Relatives last week declined an Echo request to talk about their ordeal, having been advised not to give media interviews.
Mr Robinson also referred to nominations being requested by e-mail which 1 assume refers to the Echo request for suggestions to be sent to the paper via text in the article that covered the launch event.
How our units lost their titles will now remain a mystery after the Ministry of Defence denied an Echo request to see the Executive Committee of the Army Board minutes.
The figures, released following an Echo request under the Freedom of Information Act, show the other four officers either chose to resign or were told to step down.