[per-fek-ter] /pərˈfɛk tər/
a flatbed press for printing both sides of a sheet in one operation.
noun 1. . noun 1. another name for past participle
noun 1. (def 2). noun 1. another name (not in technical usage) for absolute pitch (sense 1)
- Perfect programmer syndrome
Arrogance; the egotistical conviction that one is above normal human error. Most frequently found among programmers of some native ability but relatively little experience (especially new graduates; their perceptions may be distorted by a history of excellent performance at solving toy problems). “Of course my program is correct, there is no need to test it.” […]
noun, Grammar. (in English) 1. a verb form including the auxiliary have followed by been and a present participle, noting the continuation of an activity or event, its incompleteness or interruption, and its connection to the temporal point of reference, as in I’ve been waiting for over an hour, They had been talking about her […]