munged

mung

[muhng] Slang.
noun
1.
something disgusting or offensive, especially filth or muck.
verb (used with object)
2.
to make dirty (often followed by up).
3.
to spoil, ruin, or destroy (often followed by up).
4.
Computers.
a.
to make incremental changes to (a file, system, etc.), eventually ruining or destroying the original.
b.
to modify (an e-mail address) in an easily reversible way, to avoid spam.

Origin:
1945–50; of uncertain origin

mung, munge.
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munge

[muhnj]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), munged, munging. Computer Slang.
to manipulate (raw data), especially to convert (data) from one format to another: the munging of HTML content.

Origin:
of uncertain origin

mung, munge.
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mung (mʌŋ)
 
vb
slang computing to process (computer data)
 
[C20: m(ash) u(ntil) n(o) g(ood)]

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