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Definition of showstopper

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: in an online community, a second account created by an account-holder.
Definitions include: the internal portions of some system.
Definitions include: a test of a new, repaired, or modified piece of electronic equipment whereby power is turned on, and people nearby look for smoke.
Definitions include: "ta-ta for now", i.e. "goodbye for now."
Definitions include: computer software that occupies too many resources due to its preponderance of features.
Definitions include: a post to a discussion forum that is intended to incite flames.
Definitions include: acronym for "for the record".
Definitions include: a person who acts like they know everything but actually knows nothing.
Definitions include: acronym for "in my experience".
Definitions include: a tool that is very versatile but isn't easy to use.
Definitions include: the general appearance of software or a website.
Definitions include: to be under the influence of drugs.
Definitions include: to cite a relevant excerpt from some text.
Definitions include: "porn", i.e. pornography.
Definitions include: acronym for "die in a fire".

Other terms relating to 'to break, ruin, destroy':

Definitions include: to steal.
Definitions include: to wreck a vehicle such that repairs would cost more than the value of the (unwrecked) vehicle.
Definitions include: to mess up.
Definitions include: good; excellent; "cool".
Definitions include: to injure or destroy.
Definitions include: to be under the influence of drugs.
Definitions include: to phone or page excessively; to fill up the capacity of some electronic answering service (voice mail, answering machine, one's pager, etc.)
Definitions include: in an update or sequel to a video game, to make a weapon weak or weaker, such that it's like a Nerf gun.
Definitions include: to have sex.
Definitions include: to break, to fail.
Definitions include: very cold.
Definitions include: to break, to fail.
Definitions include: to lie to.
Definitions include: to overwhelm a web site with massive amounts of traffic due to Slashdot linking to it.
Definitions include: to vomit.

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Definitions include: to defecate.
Definitions include: a bad tantrum.
Definitions include: displeasing; "uncool".
Definitions include: acronym for "Do It Yourself."
Definitions include: See girly-girl.
Definitions include: a phrase used in reference to someone under the influence of opiates who keeps nodding off with their mouth open, as it resembles performing fellatio.
Definitions include: "See (one) later", i.e. "Goodbye".
Definitions include: to look out for a person's safety, or one's own safety.
Definitions include: affectionate form of reference or address for one's significant other.
Definitions include: to fight.

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