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    [UNIX] vt. To foreground a task is to bring it to the top of one's {stack} for immediate processing, and hackers often use it... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


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    go root


    [UNIX] vi. To temporarily enter root mode in order to perform a privileged operation. This use is deprecated in Australia, where v. `root' refers to animal sex.