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Definition of flame war

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: to accidentally press a button or key adjacent to the desired one, e.g. while typing on a keyboard or entering a phone number.
Definitions include: "your."
Definitions include: acronym for "mind your own business."
Definitions include: acronym for "kiss my teeth".
Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I understand it".
Definitions include: something deceptive.
Definitions include: non-elegant, in a way that solves a problem using the sheer amount of computer processing available, rather than finding (or inventing) a smarter technique.
Definitions include: acronym for "you're welcome".
Definitions include: of input used to test a program or an algorithm, specifically designed to make the test subject perform as poorly as possible.
Definitions include: phrasing used to espouse the belief that something is (or should be) considered a bad idea.
Definitions include: a type of shareware that only requires users to send a postcard to the author in order to purchase it.
Definitions include: acronym for "I don't know know!".
Definitions include: acronym for "direct message".
Definitions include: acronym for "end of file".
Definitions include: a single element in a graphical user interface.

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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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