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Definition of a showstopper

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: "alright".
Definitions include: acronym for "laughing my mother fucking ass off".
Definitions include: abbreviated form of "okay".
Definitions include: acronym for "more to follow".
Definitions include: "your."
Definitions include: pejorative name for Microsoft Windows.
Definitions include: "laptop".
Definitions include: acronym for "I don't give a shit".
Definitions include: the use of paid employees or contractors - or people who otherwise have a stake - to astroturf.
Definitions include: acronym for "my reaction when".
Definitions include: so compatible that even the known bugs of product A were replicated in the "bug-for-bug compatible" product B.
Definitions include: Alternate spelling of own.
Definitions include: abbreviated form of "baby".
Definitions include: computer speak for "elite."
Definitions include: By analogy from the same-named measurement in analog electronics.

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: gross, creepy; ICKY, etc. Term was common in Brooklyn, NY, USA in the 1950s and 1960s.
Definitions include: a party where the females greatly outnumber the males.
Definitions include: a person who works well with a team.
Definitions include: to place one's scrotum on a part of a person's face while they are asleep.
Definitions include: the male equivalent of 'chicklit' from man and literature
Definitions include: "has".
Definitions include: a Spanish word that means fat little girl.
Definitions include: a low-quality female.
Definitions include: to become crunk (i.e. excited, amongst several other definitions.)
Definitions include: before.

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