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    /bohg owt/ vi. To become bogus, suddenly and unexpectedly. "His talk was relatively sane until somebody asked him a trick question; then he... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


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    dumb terminal


    n. A terminal which is one step above a glass tty, having a minimally-addressable cursor but no on-screen editing or other features which are claimed by a smart terminal. Once upon a time, when glass ttys were common and addressable cursors were something special, what is now called a dumb terminal could pass for a smart terminal.