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    n. The consensus, idea, plan, story, or set of rules that is currently being used to inform a behavior. This is a generalization... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION

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    /ad-min'/ n. Short for `administrator'; very commonly used in speech or on-line to refer to the systems person in charge on a computer. Common constructions on this include `sysadmin' and `site admin' (emphasizing the administrator's role as a site contact for email and news) or `newsadmin' (focusing specifically on news). Compare postmaster, sysop, {system mangler}.