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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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':
|Definitions include: a test of a new, repaired, or modified piece of electronic equipment whereby power is turned on, and people nearby look for smoke.|
|Definitions include: before.|
|Definitions include: the act of removing the CPU from a computer in order to perform a replacement or upgrade.|
|Definitions include: From "Heisenberg" + "bug".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "upload".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "read the manual".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "don't give a fuck."|
|Definitions include: to vomit|
|Definitions include: while "hacker" originally had positive connotations, it has since come to refer to individuals who sometimes use computers with malicious intent.|
|Definitions include: shareware software that nags the user if it hasn't yet been purchased.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "pointy-haired boss".|
|Definitions include: a videogame that requires mashing buttons to play, rather than finesse.|
|Definitions include: to cause a software or hardware bug to become evident.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "age, sex, location."|
|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.|
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|Definitions include: a girlfriend in whom one has an exclusively sexual interest|
|Definitions include: The act of observing a public or private incident or accident using a cell phone to send video, pix and / or text.|
|Definitions include: a big time big money crack dealer.|
|Definitions include: PIT is an acronym for Prostitute In Training and refers to girls who dress provocatively. It is used by middle schoolers in the South.|
|Definitions include: beer.|
|Definitions include: to add drugs to food or drink.|
|Definitions include: to give someone a ride on the handlebars of your bike.|
|Definitions include: To blow someone's cover; to tell on someone|
|Definitions include: something that will cause a lot of damage when things go wrong.|
|Definitions include: to fight|
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