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The authors note that a variety of other calculations, like factorization and matrix manipulations, can be performed using phase change memory arrays, meaning this isn't a one-trick pony.
Her boldness in style, prowess and mood highlighted her viability as more than a one-trick pony.
The 41 homers, .209 batting average and 196 strikeouts tell outsiders that Gallo is a one-trick pony.
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ONE-TRICK PONY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of one-trick pony for English Language Learners
: someone or something that is skilled in only one area
: someone or something that has success only once
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