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Definition of ping

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: acronym for "what's on your mind".
Definitions include: a project that is capable of consuming a practically unlimited amount of time.
Definitions include: a l33t hax0r.
Definitions include: acronym for "no big deal".
Definitions include: to stare at.
Definitions include: acronym for "you know what I mean."
Definitions include: to deal with urgent problems (usually at work.)
Definitions include: a spontaneous public gathering of people organized via the internet.
Definitions include: software that does bad things.
Definitions include: acronym for "more to follow".
Definitions include: a metaphorical device that people possess (a la gaydar) that measures how bogus something is.
Definitions include: acronym for "good luck, have fun".
Definitions include: peeping tom.
Definitions include: to add something to the beginning; "prefix".
Definitions include: software still under copyright, but which is no longer distributed, sold, or supported.

Other terms relating to 'to contact, call, mail':

Definitions include: to call on a telephone.
Definitions include: to contact a person.
Definitions include: to contact a person, especially by calling on a phone.
Definitions include: to send a person a comment or a message on MySpace.com.
Definitions include: to contact (e.g. by telephone) or to hang out with.
Definitions include: to accidentally call a person on a cellphone that's in one's pocket.
Definitions include: acronym for "hit me up".
Definitions include: to talk or to contact, especially at some later time.

Other terms relating to 'to schedule, check the availability of':

Definitions include: to tentatively add something to one's schedule.
Definitions include: to examine schedules to determine a time when two or more people would be available to meet for some purpose.

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Definitions include: when you have to "defecate" so bad that a little bit pokes out, and then slides back in.
Definitions include: eventually.
Definitions include: basketball.
Definitions include: a premonition.
Definitions include: police.
Definitions include: strongly.
Definitions include: used to describe someone playing erratic golf.
Definitions include: a larger than average buttocks, but still firm and fit.
Definitions include: a baby.
Definitions include: suffix used for emphasis or flourish.

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