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Definition of a backronym

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Other terms relating to 'acronyms (list of)':

Definitions include: acronym for "what the fuck?".
Definitions include: acronym for "explain like I'm 5".
Definitions include: "you".
Definitions include: acronym for "Paid Time Off."
Definitions include: acronym for "thank you very much".
Definitions include: acronym for "Supreme Court of the United States".
Definitions include: "confidential informant".
Definitions include: acronym for "big black cock".
Definitions include: acronym for "good luck".
Definitions include: acronym for "rolling on floor laughing my ass off".
Definitions include: acronym for "Democrat in Name Only."
Definitions include: acronym for "piece of ass".
Definitions include: see ASLR.
Definitions include: See on the DL.
Definitions include: acronym for "buy one get one free".

Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: "what about you".
Definitions include: acronym for "bastard operator from hell".
Definitions include: acronym for "off-topic".
Definitions include: abbreviated form of "baby".
Definitions include: acronym for "be back later".
Definitions include: acronym for "too long; didn't read."
Definitions include: "nothing much".
Definitions include: outdoors.
Definitions include: acronym for "talk to you tomorrow".
Definitions include: used to indicate laughter in text-based communication.
Definitions include: Speculation about the origin of the term includes the custom of the Easter Egg hunt observed in the U.S. and many parts of Europe, as well Faberge' eggs containing hidden objects.
Definitions include: "computer."
Definitions include: something that spreads through the internet in the same way that a virus spreads between organisms.
Definitions include: a programming language with strict, static typing.
Definitions include: in computing, to solve a problem or a bug by detecting for and addressing the specific circumstances that lead to it, rather than writing a more general solution.

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Other terms relating to 'acronym':

Definitions include: acronym for "three-letter acronym".

Other terms relating to 'back':

Definitions include: large buttocks.
Definitions include: wild or rough terrain adjacent to a developed area.
Definitions include: done or performed incorrectly, strangely, opposite from the correct way, or clumsily; "backwards".
Definitions include: exclamation useful when the conversation is going off tangent.
Definitions include: and the same to you.
Definitions include: obscure.
Definitions include: obscure.
Definitions include: the anus.
Definitions include: the man who a cheating spouse sees on the side.
Definitions include: horrendous diarrhea.
Definitions include: the anus.
Definitions include: a place that is far away.
Definitions include: at some time before the present.
Definitions include: having resumed an activity that one had previously stopped performing.
Definitions include: large buttocks.

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