Definition of cruft
noun - uncountable
- superfluous source code that has yet to be removed.
- in software, layers of poorly written source code that have accumulated over a great length of time.
There's so much cruft that there's no way we're going to be able to implement that feature on schedule.
- See more words with the same meaning: computer slang.
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Slang terms with the same meaning
Other terms relating to 'computer slang':
|Definitions include: to write a spec (specification.)|
|Definitions include: "free to play".|
|Definitions include: "never mind".|
|Definitions include: a subject that has been known to use up a significant amount of discussion time, without participants coming to a consensus.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "hope this helps".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "alternate universe".|
|Definitions include: spelling variant of "hacker".|
|Definitions include: From the carnival / arcade game that involves hitting mechanical moles with a mallet as they pop up from their holes.|
|Definitions include: any email that is unpleasant in tone or content.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "upload".|
|Definitions include: something that reveals important plot elements or details from a work of fiction or non-fiction.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "this is not legal advice".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "search the fucking web".|
|Definitions include: to change something in a small, mindless way.|
|Definitions include: in computing, an example or placeholder variable.|
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|Definitions include: an unpleasant situation, person, place or thing.|
|Definitions include: Darn, con-sarnit, darnit, dangit, dag-nabbit, dang, dangit, derby, doam, etc. Used to express frustration in place of explicative language.|
|Definitions include: Pronunciation: sh-nike-ees.|
|Definitions include: full of baloney.|
|Definitions include: an insult or retort.|
|Definitions include: 187 is the police code for homocide.|
|Definitions include: It means that the person in question is trying to get the attention of the person they are speaking to, but the person they are speaking to is lost in their own thoughts and not paying attention to them. Because the person is said to be 'spacing out', they are being contacted by earth.|
|Definitions include: vagina.|
|Definitions include: vulva.|
|Definitions include: to have large genitals, especially when covered by little clothing, such as ballet tights.|
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