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  • tense
    adj. Of programs, very clever and efficient. A tense piece of code often got that way because it was highly {bum}med, but sometimes... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION

  •  View Definition: runes 


    pl.n. 1. Anything that requires heavy wizardry or black art to parse core dumps, JCL commands, APL, or code in a language you haven't a clue how to read. Compare {casting the runes}, Great Runes. 2. Special display characters (for example, the high-half graphics on an IBM PC).