jump off into never-never land

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jump off into never-never land

v. [from J. M. Barrie's "Peter Pan"] Same as branch to Fishkill, but more common in technical cultures associated with non-IBM computers that use the term `jump' rather than `branch'. Compare hyperspace.
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[J. M. Barrie's "Peter Pan"] Same as branch to Fishkill, but more common in technical cultures associated with non-IBM computers that use the term "jump" rather than "branch".
Compare hyperspace.
[Jargon File]
(1994-12-15)

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