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time bomb

time bomb  n.— «Although it’s common for software developers to code a time limit into beta releases to force users to install the final version of a product, such automated deadlines—often called “time bombs”—are supposed to...

smalls

smalls  n.— «Although a cliché, it has long been an article of faith among the nation’s “gentleman” gangsters that Smalls single-handedly destroyed an unwritten code with his betrayal. Perhaps unsurprisingly...

Tivoization

Tivoization  n.— «The new rules would also restrict something Stallman calls “Tivoization,” a term for devices that are built with free software, but don’t allow users to mess around with all of the code, such as the TiVo…digital...

code pink

code pink n. in a hospital, an emergency concerning an infant, including a medical complication or a risk of abduction. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

code pink

code pink  n.— «Seldon has developed a so-called “code pink” system at Columbia. Like the “code blue” teams which respond to cardiac arrests in virtually all hospitals, the code pink team responds to emergencies in...

code pink

code pink  n.— «Dr. Todd Scharnberg thrives on the intermittent excitement of the work. He described how he and other neonatologists respond to a “Code Pink,” hospital jargon for when a medical team is called in to assist a...