A person of short stature; shorty (1940s+)
noun 1. a bush clover, Lespedeza capitata.
- Dusty deck
Old software (especially applications) which one is obliged to remain compatible with, or to maintain. DP types call this “legacy code”, a term hackers consider smarmy and excessively reverent. The term implies that the software in question is a holdover from card-punch days. Used especially when referring to old scientific and number crunching software, much […]
noun 1. Botany. 2. Angling. a type of artificial fly used chiefly for trout and salmon. noun 1. Also called snow-in-summer. a caryophyllaceous plant, Cerastium tomentosum, of SE Europe and Asia, having white flowers and downy stems and leaves: cultivated as a rock plant 2. a plant, Artemisia stelleriana, of NE Asia and E North […]