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  • dike
    vt. To remove or disable a portion of something, as a wire from a computer or a subroutine from a program. A standard slogan ... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


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    massage


    vt. Vague term used to describe `smooth' transformations of a data set into a different form, esp. transformations that do not lose information. Connotes less pain than munch or crunch. "He wrote a program that massages X bitmap files into GIF format." Compare slurp.