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  • amp off
    [Purdue] vt. To run in {background}. From the UNIX shell `&' operator.


  •  View Definition: hexit 

    hexit


    /hek'sit/ n. A hexadecimal digit (0--9, and A--F or a--f). Used by people who claim that there are only *ten* digits, dammit; sixteen-fingered human beings are rather rare, despite what some keyboard designs might seem to imply (see {space-cadet keyboard}).