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  • marginally
    adv. Slightly. "The ravs here are only marginally better than at Small Eating Place." See {epsilon}.


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    thread


    n. [USENET, GEnie, CompuServe] Common abbreviation of `topic thread', a more or less continuous chain of postings on a single topic. To `follow a thread' is to read a series of USENET postings sharing a common subject or (more correctly) which are connected by Reference headers. The better newsreaders present news in thread order.