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    n. [MIT] A program similar to a {daemon}, except that it is not invoked at all, but is instead used by the system to ... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: nontrivial 

    nontrivial


    adj. Requiring real thought or significant computing power. Often used as an understated way of saying that a problem is quite difficult or impractical, or even entirely unsolvable ("Proving P=NP is nontrivial"). The preferred emphatic form is `decidedly nontrivial'. See trivial, uninteresting, interesting.