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presto

interjection A phrase said when doing or producing something very quickly or easily. Primarily heard in US. All I need to do is reconfigure your IP address and... presto! Your connection is back to normal. See? We just cut the folded piece of paper in a few spots, unfold the whole thing and, presto—a snowflake!

hey presto

interjection A phrase said when doing or producing something very quickly or easily. Primarily heard in UK. All I need to do is reconfigure your IP address and... hey presto! Your connection is back to normal. See? We just cut the folded piece of paper in a few spots, unfold the whole thing and, hey presto—a snowflake!
See also: hey, presto

hey ˈpresto

(British English) (American English ˈpresto) people sometimes say hey presto when they have just done something so quickly and easily that it seems to have been done by magic: You just press the button and, hey presto, a perfect cup of coffee! Presto is an Italian word meaning ‘quick’ or ‘quickly’.
See also: hey, presto
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Balor received a one of one pair of Nike Prestos with photos of the sneakers the WWE Superstar posted on his Twitter and Instagram account.
Unlike normal pairs of Prestos that have a small Swoosh on the midsole, and an even smaller one in the toe, the Demon King's pair has a huge black Swoosh on the side panel that a translucent cage partially hides.
The Air Prestos, which will feature multi-colorway neoprene uppers, first debuted back in 2000.
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Presto Lifts recently announced its acquisition of ECOA Industrial Lift Products of Hialeah, FL.
This is a near perfect extension for the Presto Lifts product range, said Vice President, Steve Albert.