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core dump

noun, Computers.
a copy of main memory that is printed, displayed, or recorded on an output medium.
Also called memory dump. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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core dump

verb phrase

  1. To empty out the central memory of a computer
  2. To explain oneself fully; say one's piece, esp in the mode of complaint: One of the semiconductor makers here went to see her manager the other day. Later she told a friend that she had ''core dumped'' on the boss (1980s+ Computers)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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