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    alt. `stir-fried mumble' n. Term used for the best dish of many of those hackers who can cook. Consists of random fresh... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: bells and whistles 

    bells and whistles


    [by analogy with the toyboxes on theater organs] n. Features added to a program or system to make it more flavorful from a hacker's point of view, without necessarily adding to its utility for its primary function. Distinguished from chrome, which is intended to attract users. "Now that we've got the basic program working, let's go back and add some bells and whistles." No one seems to know what distinguishes a bell from a whistle.