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Definition of spam

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Other terms relating to 'advertisement (related to)':

Definitions include: to advertise using spam and "spammy" techniques.
Definitions include: a prostitute.
Definitions include: a male talented in attracting females.

Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: acronym for "fuck my life."
Definitions include: in a computer system, to be stuck performing some activity repeatedly but not making progress.
Definitions include: acronym for "holy fucking shit".
Definitions include: one-off solutions that deal with some special case, rather than a more all-encompassing solution.
Definitions include: computer software that occupies too many resources due to its preponderance of features.
Definitions include: a person who writes (source) code; "programmer".
Definitions include: "serious business".
Definitions include: a form of shareware where, in lieu of the "registration" fee, the author asks that users donate to a charity.
Definitions include: "baby".
Definitions include: pronunciation of BFFL.
Definitions include: an underpowered computer.
Definitions include: a spontaneous public gathering of people organized via the internet.
Definitions include: software that comes installed by default on PCs sold by some vendors.
Definitions include: a "syndrome" involving a company's hesitance or refusal to use any idea or product it didn't invent or create.
Definitions include: said of functionality in computing, created without cost (or with very little cost) from existing functionality.

Other terms relating to 'mail (related to)':

Definitions include: postal mail as opposed to electronic mail.
Definitions include: a mailman.

Other terms relating to 'to annoy, interfere, intrude':

Definitions include: to annoy, pester, bother.
Definitions include: to interfere with a male's attempt to talk to a prospective romantic or sexual partner.
Definitions include: to aggravate someone.
Definitions include: to arrive unexpectedly and uninvited, esp. to a social function such as a party or ceremony.
Definitions include: to ruin a person's positive mood; "harsh (one's) mellow".
Definitions include: to be very attracted to someone, so much so that one nearly sweats when one sees the object of their affection.
Definitions include: to affect or bother someone.
Definitions include: pestering multiple people.
Definitions include: to pester or annoy.
Definitions include: to interfere with a female's attempt to talk to a male or engaging him sexually.
Definitions include: a friend.
Definitions include: to joke around with someone.
Definitions include: something hard to find.
Definitions include: to reduce or destroy a person's good mood.
Definitions include: an unattractive female or one with a bad reputation.

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Other terms relating to 'spam':

Definitions include: a post to a blog that is about an article elsewhere on the web.
Definitions include: a free e-mail address one uses for unimportant web signups, with the expectation that the e-mail address will receive lots of spam.

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