Hacker Dictionary
 
Browse the Dictionary...
All A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Navigation Random Term
  • maximum Maytag mode
    What a {washing machine} or, by extension, any hard disk is in when it's being used so heavily that it's shaking like an old... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: polygon pusher 

    polygon pusher


    n. A chip designer who spends most of his or her time at the physical layout level (which requires drawing *lots* of multi-colored polygons). Also `rectangle slinger'.