Definition of pathological
- of input used to test a program or an algorithm, specifically designed to make the test subject perform as poorly as possible.
- of a set of circumstances that are likely to adversely affect something, very unlikely to occur.
Person A: If the user uninstalls and then reinstalls video drivers while their monitor is off, the system will fail to boot.
Person B: Yes, but that's a pathological case.
- of a data set, very dissimilar from normal input. Especially one that exposes a bug or algorithmic limitation.
- See more words with the same meaning: computer slang.
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Slang terms with the same meaning
Other terms relating to 'computer slang':
|Definitions include: acronym for "Read the fucking manual."|
|Definitions include: acronym for "thanks in advance".|
|Definitions include: This definition is questionable and is pending deletion.|
|Definitions include: "something".|
|Definitions include: to occupy a domain name that is a misspelling of a popular website.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "holy fucking shit".|
|Definitions include: to "text" - i.e. send a text message.|
|Definitions include: shortened version of "okay, thanks, bye."|
|Definitions include: shareware software that nags the user if it hasn't yet been purchased.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "don't feed the troll".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "too long; will read later".|
|Definitions include: the pressing of the "Alt" key + the "Ctrl" key + the "Del" key to reboot or unfreeze a PC computer.|
|Definitions include: a cable connector device with either two male or two female connectors on it, used to connect mismatched cables.|
|Definitions include: a set of information services available to subscribers only.|
|Definitions include: of the title to an article or webpage, vague enough so that one has to click the title to learn what the destination is actually about.|
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|Definitions include: Slang term for semen. Could also mean scrotum or posterior, etc.|
|Definitions include: money|
|Definitions include: superior; dominant.|
|Definitions include: to display bling-bling.|
|Definitions include: "wait a minute"; "hold on"; etc.|
|Definitions include: "okay".|
|Definitions include: old-fashioned; unstylish.|
|Definitions include: a pretend occurrence during which stealing is permitted.|
|Definitions include: When transgression ascends out of a body of antithetical belief. Coalslatt is earthly divinity and the false light resulting from the meteyard of evil. It is the purest form of paganist faith because it transcends sin and God to survive great evil. For example, coalslatt is subjective divinity, the free will judgement on filthy sanctity. When a reviled thing is taken for its word to no end in desolation. Many applications exist like describing bad business practice or dependence on continually gaffing the cheek stain out of the less fortunate or deaf, efc.|
|Definitions include: a person attaches themselves to high profile task or project in order to enhance their own career.|
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