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  • heavyweight
    adj. High-overhead; {baroque}; code-intensive; featureful, but costly. Esp. used of communication protocols, language designs, and any sort of implementation in which maximum ... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: FUBAR 

    FUBAR


    n. The Failed UniBus Address Register in a VAX. A good example of how jargon can occasionally be snuck past the suits; see foobar, and foo for a fuller etymology.