Definition of lossy
- in computing, of a data transformation, one which does not retain all of the data.
Used commonly in image, audio, and video compression, in which knowledge of the human visual/auditory systems are used to eliminate imperceptible or barely perceptible information.
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having a poor memory.
I joined a study group that he led, but he's just too lossy.
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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':
|Definitions include: acronym for "rolling on [the] floor laughing my fucking ass off".|
|Definitions include: a metaphorical hammer that is wielded by operators or moderators when banning one or more users from an online community.|
|Definitions include: in computing, an example or placeholder variable.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "love you like a brother".|
|Definitions include: an unattractive female or one with a bad reputation.|
|Definitions include: an emphatic "Okay," via a doubled "k".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "love you like a sister".|
|Definitions include: "seriously."|
|Definitions include: to be so intoxicated from illegal stimulants that one loses complete control over one's body.|
|Definitions include: short for "gangster" or "gangsta."|
|Definitions include: acronym for "private message".|
|Definitions include: a metaphorical area that contains the underlying implementation of something - e.g. a piece of hardware, a piece of software, an idea, etc.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "mind your own business."|
|Definitions include: a general exclamation.|
|Definitions include: to fail in a grand way.|
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|Definitions include: to seek "paper" (i.e. money.)|
|Definitions include: a notice from an intelligence agency saying that a person is unreliable.|
|Definitions include: a sexual practice in which a group of men stand in a circle and engage in mutual masturbation, with or without interpersonal contact.|
|Definitions include: a hidden piece of paper with information used to cheat on a test.|
|Definitions include: alternate spelling of "fanboy".|
|Definitions include: to betray, to wrong.|
|Definitions include: To host a party.|
|Definitions include: To give fellatio with the gums or without any teeth.|
|Definitions include: under the influence of drugs.|
|Definitions include: not containing the expected active ingredient, such as caffeine or alcohol.|
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