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  • zorkmid
    /zork'mid/ n. The canonical unit of currency in hacker-written games. This originated in {zork} but has spread to {nethack} and is referred to... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


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    flarp


    /flarp/ [Rutgers University] n. Yet another {metasyntactic variable} (see foo). Among those who use it, it is associated with a legend that any program not containing the word `flarp' somewhere will not work. The legend is discreetly silent on the reliability of programs which *do* contain the magic word.