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 for page out
From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  page out
      1. To become unaware of one's surroundings temporarily, due to daydreaming
      or preoccupation. ?Can you repeat that? I paged out for a minute.? See {
      page in. Compare glitch, thinko.
      2. Syn. swap out; see swap.

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  page out
      What a paging system does when it
     copies part of a task's working memory from RAM to swap
     space on disk.
     [{Jargon File]

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