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    n. A half-length IBM PC expansion card or adapter that will fit in one of the two short slots located towards the right rear... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: VAXectomy 

    VAXectomy


    /vak-sek't*-mee/ [by analogy with `vasectomy'] n. A VAX removal. DEC's Microvaxen, especially, are much slower than newer RISC-based workstations such as the SPARC. Thus, if one knows one has a replacement coming, VAX removal can be cause for celebration.