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Definition of context switch

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: acronym for "just out of curiosity".
Definitions include: to use a search engine to get information about a current or past love interest.
Definitions include: "cutie."
Definitions include: so compatible that even the known bugs of product A were replicated in the "bug-for-bug compatible" product B.
Definitions include: "please".
Definitions include: a type of shareware that interrupts use of the software to display a message asking the user to "register" the software (i.e. pay for it.)
Definitions include: acronym for "laughing my fucking ass off".
Definitions include: one-off solutions that deal with some special case, rather than a more all-encompassing solution.
Definitions include: acronym for "I love you".
Definitions include: acronym for "age sex location race picture".
Definitions include: to use one's employer's unreleased product during the course of one's day.
Definitions include: abbreviated form of "shoot 'em up".
Definitions include: acronym for "from the article."
Definitions include: acronym for "alternate universe".
Definitions include: acronym of "laugh out loud" or "laughing out loud."

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Other terms relating to 'switch':

Definitions include: A term referring to an action that can cause hostility.
Definitions include: when a person normally speaks in a certain manner but then switches to the colloquial style with whom he or she is currently conversing.
Definitions include: a bisexual

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