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Definition of click-bait

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: The human nervous system, as opposed to computer hardware or software.
Definitions include: From the carnival / arcade game that involves hitting mechanical moles with a mallet as they pop up from their holes.
Definitions include: acronym for "my life is great".
Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I can see".
Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I understand it".
Definitions include: superfluous source code that has yet to be removed.
Definitions include: an exclamation of delight, surprise or amazement.
Definitions include: an unattractive female or one with a bad reputation.
Definitions include: acronym for "if I understand correctly".
Definitions include: a person who downloads without uploading in return.
Definitions include: to stare at.
Definitions include: acronym for "don't feed the troll".
Definitions include: a post to a discussion forum that is intended to incite flames.
Definitions include: "please".
Definitions include: the pressing of the "Alt" key + the "Ctrl" key + the "Del" key to reboot or unfreeze a PC computer.

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Other terms relating to 'bait':

Definitions include: a person who reports the misdeeds of another; "snitch"; "tattle-tale".
Definitions include: to tell on someone; "snitch".
Definitions include: to defecate.
Definitions include: to defecate; "poop".
Definitions include: to defecate.
Definitions include: to defecate; "poop".
Definitions include: a post to a discussion forum that is intended to incite flames.
Definitions include: a person under the age of consent for sex - i.e. you would probably be sent to jail for having sex with them
Definitions include: acronym for jail bait.
Definitions include: take a shit.
Definitions include: do not mess with underage girls.
Definitions include: a load of feces

Other terms relating to 'click':

Definitions include: one kilometer.
Definitions include: remote control, usually for a television.
Definitions include: a full set of dentures.
Definitions include: to masturbate.
Definitions include: Buying something online that you can't, or don't want to explain.
Definitions include: a greeting similar in form to "What's up?" or "What's crackin'?", but more related to new trends on the Internet.

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