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noun [countable] computing denial of service attack pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
singulardenial of service attack
pluraldenial of service attacks
  1. an attack by a computer hacker or virus in which a very large number of messages are sent to a website in a very short time, so that it stops working and people cannot use it

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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