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Definition of fencepost error

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: used at the end of text-based communication to indicate that the content was sarcastic.
Definitions include: an attractive person.
Definitions include: a cable connector device with either two male or two female connectors on it, used to connect mismatched cables.
Definitions include: acronym for "that feeling when".
Definitions include: "never mind".
Definitions include: acronym for "not safe for work".
Definitions include: From a popular image created in 2002 that circulated the web.
Definitions include: acronym for "for fuck's sake."
Definitions include: acronym for "you have been trolled", i.e. you have fallen victim to an internet troll.
Definitions include: a metaphorical condition that something depends on.
Definitions include: a person who writes (source) code; "programmer".
Definitions include: acronym for "if I recall correctly."
Definitions include: to work on a pre-existing problem, program, or piece of source code.
Definitions include: An aggregate grouping or series of stylized printings, fonts, icons, emoticons, avatars, proverbs, etc., usually found at the end of an e-mail message uniquely identifying and personifying the sender.
Definitions include: the condition where more and more features get added to a system that it becomes difficult to use, requires more computer resources, etc.

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Other terms relating to 'error':

Definitions include: Sands for "Idiot Behind Machine" error.

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