Synonym tired iron. It has been claimed that this is the inevitable fate of water MIPS.
- Rusty memory
storage, humour Mass-storage that uses iron-oxide-based magnetic media (especially magnetic tape and the pre-Winchester removable disk packs used in washing machines). Compare donuts. [Jargon File] (1997-07-20)
noun 1. a male or female given name. adjective rustier, rustiest 1. covered with, affected by, or consisting of rust: a rusty machine, a rusty deposit 2. of the colour rust 3. discoloured by age: a rusty coat 4. (of the voice) tending to croak 5. old-fashioned in appearance; seemingly antiquated: a rusty old gentleman […]
- Rusty sputum
rusty sputum rust·y sputum (rŭs’tē) n. A reddish-brown, blood-stained expectoration found in lobar pneumonia.
noun 1. a furrow or track in the ground, especially one made by the passage of a vehicle or vehicles. 2. any furrow, groove, etc. 3. a fixed or established mode of procedure or course of life, usually dull or unpromising: to fall into a rut. verb (used with object), rutted, rutting. 4. to make […]