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  • dot file
    [UNIX] n. A file which is not visible by default to normal directory-browsing tools (on UNIX, files named with a leading dot are, by... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


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    ding


    n.,vi. 1. Synonym for feep. Usage rare among hackers, but commoner in the Real World. 2. `dinged' What happens when someone in authority gives you a minor bitching about something, esp. something trivial. "I was dinged for having a messy desk."