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Definition of flame war

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: in computing, an example or placeholder variable.
Definitions include: the act of telling a person or group everything one knows about a particular topic.
Definitions include: of software, poorly built due to the accumulation of code written over a long period of time.
Definitions include: a metaphorical condition that something depends on.
Definitions include: alternate spelling of kludge.
Definitions include: acronym for "shut your ass up".
Definitions include: to arrive unexpectedly and uninvited, esp. to a social function such as a party or ceremony.
Definitions include: to pester or annoy.
Definitions include: "hacker".
Definitions include: "algorithmic".
Definitions include: the act of removing the CPU from a computer in order to perform a replacement or upgrade.
Definitions include: acronym for "way to go".
Definitions include: acronym for "crack the fuck up".
Definitions include: any email that is unpleasant in tone or content.
Definitions include: shareware that uses guilt to encourage users to pay the "registration" cost.

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Other terms relating to 'flame':

Definitions include: This definition is questionable and is pending deletion.
Definitions include: a post to a discussion forum that is intended to incite flames.
Definitions include: to be incredibly high from smoking marijuana.
Definitions include: a spectacular failure.
Definitions include: a homosexual male who flaunts his homosexuality so as to make a pro-gay statement and/or to shock heterosexuals.
Definitions include: a cigarette.
Definitions include: excessive; "over the top".
Definitions include: a past romantic partner.
Definitions include: to deal with large (piled up) work that an employee encounters, especially upon returning from extended absence (vacation, medical leave, etc.)

Other terms relating to 'war':

Definitions include: be something really big and bad.
Definitions include: to perform a task in which the resources to complete it are woefully inadequate.
Definitions include: to masturbate.
Definitions include: when suddenly you have to defecate and there's nowhere to do so, therefore, straining to not defecate in your pants.
Definitions include: a person that supports warfare as a valid way of settling political, economic, or even religious differences.
Definitions include: a true story of a difficult experience.

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