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  • reinvent the wheel
    v. To design or implement a tool equivalent to an existing one or part of one, with the implication that doing so is silly... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


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    server


    n. A kind of daemon that performs a service for the requester and which often runs on a computer other than the one on which the server runs. A particularly common term on the Internet, which is rife with `name servers', `domain servers', `news servers', `finger servers', and the like.