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    n. Software tools are often written to perform some actions repeatedly on whatever input is handed to them, terminating when there is no more... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION

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    n. [UNIX] An expert. Implies not only wizard skill but also a history of being a knowledge resource for others. Less often, used (with a qualifier) for other experts on other systems, as in `VMS guru'. See source of all good bits.