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    [from SF fandom, orig. as mutation of HHOK, `Ha Ha Only Kidding'] A phrase (often seen abbreviated as HHOS) that aptly captures the flavor... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: black magic 

    black magic


    n. A technique that works, though nobody really understands why. More obscure than voodoo programming, which may be done by cookbook. Compare also black art, {deep magic}, and magic number (sense 2).