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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One who works hard at boring tasks; A programmer for whom computing is its own reward; Someone who plays golf poorly; A programmer who breaks into computer systems in order to steal or change or destroy information as a form of cyber-terrorism.

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  • If you really feel the need, explain the term hacker, or point them to the Wikipedia entry on the term.
  • Be prepared for an argument; your hacker is a rational entity, and presumably had reasons.
  • I believe I know who the hacker is and it is clear that they have connections to the Liberal Democrats.
  • The hacker is a relatively old character (late 40s). for more
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