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Definition of a showstopper

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: A synonym of "swap in".
Definitions include: to cite a relevant excerpt from some text.
Definitions include: acronym for "I love you too".
Definitions include: "ta-ta for now", i.e. "goodbye for now."
Definitions include: to switch between tasks, requiring one to switch their focus on the new task.
Definitions include: acronym for "in other words".
Definitions include: acronym for "you have been trolled", i.e. you have fallen victim to an internet troll.
Definitions include: The human nervous system, as opposed to computer hardware or software.
Definitions include: pronunciation of BFFL.
Definitions include: not ready for widespread use, viewing, distribution, consumption, etc.
Definitions include: "babygirl", i.e. girlfriend.
Definitions include: acronym for "no good".
Definitions include: "except for".
Definitions include: acronym for shout-out.
Definitions include: a l33t hax0r.

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: to give sex, have sex.
Definitions include: a "wardrobe" of one's clothes that's laying on the floor.
Definitions include: terrible, lousy, respect-less, lazy.
Definitions include: used in conversation to announce or respond to an ordinary event, with the sarcastic implication that the event is newsworthy.
Definitions include: worth 1,000,000 units of a currency to just below 10,000,000 units.
Definitions include: to hate someone completely.
Definitions include: might be able to.
Definitions include: This is a military, combat slang phrase meaning to maneuver under heavy fire without being hit.
Definitions include: normal, regular.
Definitions include: in the genital area.

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