What is hooking?

  • (noun): A golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer.
    Example: "He tooks lessons to cure his hooking"
    Synonyms: hook, draw

Hooking

In computer programming, the term hooking covers a range of techniques used to alter or augment the behavior of an operating system, of applications, or of other software components by intercepting function calls or messages or events passed between software components. Code that handles such intercepted function calls, events or messages is called a "hook".

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Hooking (ice Hockey)
... Hooking in ice hockey The NHL covers hooking in Rule 55, which defines it as "the act of using the stick in a manner that enables a player or goalkeeper to restrain an opponent." The NHL groups ...
Hooking (ice Hockey) - Hooking in The Rules
... The NHL covers hooking in Rule 55, which defines it as "the act of using the stick in a manner that enables a player or goalkeeper to restrain an opponent." It goes on ... The IIHF covers hooking in Rule 533, defining a player guilty of hooking as one "who impedes or seeks to impede the progress of an opponent by ...
2008 Victoria Cup - Game Summary - Penalty Summary
... Player Penalty Time PIM 1st NYR Dan Fritsche Interference 200 ... MET Vadim Ermolayev Hooking 200 ... NYR Markus Näslund Holding 200 ... NYR Paul Mara Holding ...
2008 NHL Winter Classic - Game Summary - Penalty Summary
... Period Team Player Penalty Time PIM 1st BUF Tim Connolly Hooking 200 ... BUF Maxim Afinogenov Hooking 200 ... BUF Thomas Vanek Holding 200 ... PIT Colby ...
Philip De Franco - YouTube - 2006–2011 - Hooking Up
... DeFranco co-starred with Jessica Rose and Kevin Wu in Hooking Up, written and acted by Woody Tondorf as a promo from HBOLabs (the online arm of HBO) ... Hooking Up is a scripted 10-episode Web-based series set at a fictional university where the students spend most of their time emailing and using Facebook, but still ... Guest appearances on Hooking Up have been made by Kevin Nalty, Michael Buckley, and other popular Internet celebrities ...