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<world-wide web> (Or "Shockwave Flash") A file format for delivering interactive vector graphics and animation on the World-Wide Web, developed by Macromedia.

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1. <chat> A program which allows one to flood another Unix user's terminal with garbage, through exploiting a common security hole in the victim's host's talk daemon. Users with "messages off" (mesg n) and users on systems running fixed talk daemons, or not running talk daemons at all, are immune.

2. See Flash Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory.

(01 Mar 1997)

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1. A pool.

2. <engineering> A reservoir and sluiceway beside a navigable stream, just above a shoal, so that the stream may pour in water as boats pass, and thus bear them over the shoal.

<mechanics> Flash wheel, a paddle wheel made to revolve in a breast or curved water way, by which water is lifted from the lower to the higher level.

Origin: OE. Flasche, flaske; cf. OF. Flache, F. Flaque.

(01 Mar 1998)

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