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Definition of link rot

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: to look up someone on the internet.
Definitions include: to hack, with the result being something quickly and sloppily created, or modified to solve a particular problem.
Definitions include: acronym for "I don't give a shit".
Definitions include: acronym for "no fucking idea".
Definitions include: a project that is capable of consuming a practically unlimited amount of time.
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: a needle used to inject drugs.
Definitions include: the act of removing the CPU from a computer in order to perform a replacement or upgrade.
Definitions include: acronym for "sorry, could not resist".
Definitions include: "I love you too".
Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I understand it".
Definitions include: "benchmark".
Definitions include: acronym for "don't feed the troll".
Definitions include: a comment that usually serves no other purpose above telling listeners (or more often: readers) that the speaker (writer) is in the technological "in group".
Definitions include: the "real world" time of day - i.e. the time of day displayed by the clock on the wall - rather than other measures of time, such as a computer's current uptime.

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Other terms relating to 'link':

Definitions include: acronym for "link goes to".
Definitions include: a website with little or no content, consisting of mostly (or entirely) links to other websites.

Other terms relating to 'rot':

Definitions include: a hypothetical disease that causes programs to run more poorly over time and causes documents to become corrupted.
Definitions include: a fungal infection of the groin region (Tinea cruris).
Definitions include: venereal disease.
Definitions include: general insult / disparaging remark.
Definitions include: a hypothetical affliction that causes programs to run more poorly over time.

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