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  • replicator
    n. Any construct that acts to produce copies of itself; this could be a living organism, an idea (see {meme}), a program (see {worm},... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


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    house wizard


    [prob. from ad-agency lingo, `house freak'] n. A hacker occupying a technical-specialist, R&D, or systems position at a commercial shop. A really effective house wizard can have influence out of all proportion to his/her ostensible rank and still not have to wear a suit. Used esp. of UNIX wizards. The term `house guru' is equivalent.