fortrash

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Fortrash definition

abuse, language
/for'trash/ Hackerism for the Fortran language, referring to its primitive design, gross and irregular syntax, limited control constructs, and slippery, exception-filled semantics.
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(1994-10-26)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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