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    n. in the process of implementing a new computer language, the point at which the language is sufficiently effective that one can implement the... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION

  •  View Definition: rib site 

    rib site

    [by analogy with backbone site] n. A machine that has an on-demand high-speed link to a backbone site and serves as a regional distribution point for lots of third-party traffic in email and USENET news. Compare leaf site, backbone site.