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  • fandango on core
    [UNIX/C hackers, from the Mexican dance] n. In C, a wild pointer that runs out of bounds, causing a {core dump}, or corrupts the... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: followup 

    followup


    n. On USENET, a posting generated in response to another posting (as opposed to a reply, which goes by email rather than being broadcast). Followups include the ID of the parent message in their headers; smart news-readers can use this information to present USENET news in `conversation' sequence rather than order-of-arrival. See thread.