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blue screen of death - definition and synonyms


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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    an informal phrase which describes a serious error that causes a computer to crash and brings up a completely blue screen

    Apparently a computer went blue screen of death during the opening ceremonies at the Olympics a few days ago.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 01/12/2009


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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