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Definition of astroturfing

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

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Definitions include: to search the world wide web for references that would enlarge a person's ego.
Definitions include: a hack or involving a hack.
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Definitions include: acronym for "talk to the hand".
Definitions include: "Internet BF", i.e. "Internet Boyfriend".
Definitions include: software still under copyright, but which is no longer distributed, sold, or supported.
Definitions include: an insufficient (and often dismissive) explanation of something complex.
Definitions include: in a discussion forum, an acrimonious dispute.
Definitions include: from "Plug and Play," by which computers automatically attempt to recognize newly attached devices.
Definitions include: a joke or "joke" that contains a core of truth.
Definitions include: missing or misplaced.
Definitions include: acronym for "I don't know".

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Other terms relating to 'astroturf':

Definitions include: to join an online discussion and pretend to be an independent member of the community.
Definitions include: A Thing or person that makes little or no sense at all; something that has no point.

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