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rabbit hole

A rabbit hole, in a metaphorical sense, is a long and winding exploratory path with many connections and offshoots. The term comes from Lewis Carroll's "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland." The protagonist in that ... Read Full Definition


A portmanteau is a word created from two other words, or parts of words, that both contribute to its meaning. Portmanteau is an archaic word for suitcase, made from the French words for carry (porter) and cloak (... Read Full Definition

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Synchronicity is a concept developed by psychologist Carl Jung to describe a perceived meaningful coincidence. Read Full Definition

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malware testing

Malware testing is the practice of subjecting malicious programs to software testing tools and procedures designed to assess the viability of legitimate applications. Malicious software developers want their ... Read Full Definition

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cryptographic nonce

A nonce is a random or semi-random number that is generated for a specific use, typically related to cryptographic communication or information technology. Read Full Definition