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  • breath-of-life packet
    [XEROX PARC] n. An Ethernet packet that contained bootstrap (see {boot}) code, periodically sent out from a working computer to infuse the `breath of... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION

  •  View Definition: dynner 


    /din'r/ 32 bits, by analogy with nybble and {byte}. Usage rare and extremely silly. See also playte, tayste, crumb.

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