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Definition of a showstopper

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: acronym for "laughing my ass off."
Definitions include: underpowered.
Definitions include: a set of information services available to subscribers only.
Definitions include: in an update or sequel to a video game, to make a weapon weak or weaker, such that it's like a Nerf gun.
Definitions include: "nothing much".
Definitions include: "screenshot".
Definitions include: acronym for "can't be arsed".
Definitions include: software that is free to share with others and is - at least initially - free to use.
Definitions include: acronym for "from the article."
Definitions include: "your".
Definitions include: "no".
Definitions include: a test of a new, repaired, or modified piece of electronic equipment whereby power is turned on, and people nearby look for smoke.
Definitions include: "Internet BF", i.e. "Internet Boyfriend".
Definitions include: the typical amount of computing resources taken up by a computer program.
Definitions include: variant of "LOL" (i.e. "laugh out loud".)

Other terms relating to 'to break, ruin, destroy':

Definitions include: to steal.
Definitions include: to wreck a vehicle such that repairs would cost more than the value of the (unwrecked) vehicle.
Definitions include: to mess up.
Definitions include: good; excellent; "cool".
Definitions include: to injure or destroy.
Definitions include: to be under the influence of drugs.
Definitions include: to phone or page excessively; to fill up the capacity of some electronic answering service (voice mail, answering machine, one's pager, etc.)
Definitions include: in an update or sequel to a video game, to make a weapon weak or weaker, such that it's like a Nerf gun.
Definitions include: to have sex.
Definitions include: to break, to fail.
Definitions include: very cold.
Definitions include: to break, to fail.
Definitions include: to lie to.
Definitions include: to overwhelm a web site with massive amounts of traffic due to Slashdot linking to it.
Definitions include: to vomit.

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Definitions include: A dishonest scheme (noun), to cheat (verb). Australian and New Zealand slang.
Definitions include: the use of the fingers to make virtual quotation marks while speaking.
Definitions include: a telling off, severe chastisement.
Definitions include: the growth of hairs in between buttocks.
Definitions include: truthfully.
Definitions include: a greeting similar in form to "What's up?" or "What's crackin'?", but more related to new trends on the Internet.
Definitions include: eyes.
Definitions include: food from a restaurant, prepared quickly.
Definitions include: to urinate.
Definitions include: the best.

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