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    n. Hardware or software activity designed to start or keep two machines or programs in synchronization as they {do protocol}. Often applied to... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


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    Mbogo, Dr. Fred


    /*m-boh'goh, dok'tr fred/ [Stanford] n. The archetypal man you don't want to see about a problem, esp. an incompetent professional; a shyster. "Do you know a good eye doctor?" "Sure, try Mbogo Eye Care and Professional Dry Cleaning." The name comes from synergy between bogus and the original Dr. Mbogo, a witch doctor who was Gomez Addams' physician on the old "Addams Family" TV show. See also fred.