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  • thud
    n. 1. Yet another {metasyntactic variable} (see {foo}). It is reported that at CMU from the mid-1970s the canonical series of these was `foo',... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: pizza, ANSI standard 

    pizza, ANSI standard


    /an'see stan'd*rd peet'z*/ [CMU] Pepperoni and mushroom pizza. Coined allegedly because most pizzas ordered by CMU hackers during some period leading up to mid-1990 were of that flavor. See also rotary debugger; compare {tea, ISO standard cup of}.