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.
- See more words with the same meaning: computer slang.
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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':
|Definitions include: a computer that malfunctions frequently.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "real life".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "go fuck yourself".|
|Definitions include: "I love you".|
|Definitions include: a person who has problems using modern technology.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "oh, I see".|
|Definitions include: under the influence of drugs, often LSD ("acid").|
|Definitions include: acronym for "not safe for life".|
|Definitions include: computer speak for "elite."|
|Definitions include: acronym for "great".|
|Definitions include: on a social networking website, to remove someone from one's list of friends.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "can anyone else".|
|Definitions include: to search the world wide web for references that would enlarge a person's ego.|
|Definitions include: software that is free to share with others and is - at least initially - free to use.|
|Definitions include: abbreviated form of "okay".|
Slang terms with the same root words
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|Definitions include: to put one's hands up a person's shirt, with hand-on-skin contact, e.g. the fondling of breasts.|
|Definitions include: alternate spelling of exsqueeze.|
|Definitions include: anus.|
|Definitions include: inseparable.|
|Definitions include: affectionate form of address or reference for one's significant other.|
|Definitions include: to verbally release one's stored up negative emotions.|
|Definitions include: a traffic jam.|
|Definitions include: to split something (often a purchase) three ways.|
|Definitions include: fucked up bitch.|
|Definitions include: The tattoo a woman has inked at the small of her back just above the tailbone.|
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