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Definition of a killer app

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: In computer speak, to move information from fast-access memory to a slower storage device, e.g. disk ("swap out") or the other way around ("swap in.")
Definitions include: nauseous, irritable, with an aching body and headaches, as a result of staying awake too long.
Definitions include: acronym for "my life is great".
Definitions include: of an ongoing task, performed slowly over time, when nothing is claiming one's immediate attention.
Definitions include: computer software that occupies too many resources due to its preponderance of features.
Definitions include: to click a link on the web and be taken to a site other than the one anticipated.
Definitions include: "thanks".
Definitions include: the amount by which a numerical amount is fudged (adjusted).
Definitions include: Pornography.
Definitions include: high-performing.
Definitions include: "alright".
Definitions include: hot or fine.
Definitions include: to kill or seriously damage.
Definitions include: to act in an exaggerated style, usually to make people laugh.
Definitions include: acronym for "so far so good".

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Other terms relating to 'app':

Definitions include: "application."

Other terms relating to 'killer':

Definitions include: a soldier.
Definitions include: a bullet that can penetrate bullet-proof armor.
Definitions include: a very strong cigarette.
Definitions include: very good, excellent, impressive; "cool"; "awesome".
Definitions include: pointy-toed boots.

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