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cyberpunk

[sahy-ber-puhngk]
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noun
  1. science fiction featuring extensive human interaction with supercomputers and a punk ambiance.
  2. Slang. a computer hacker.
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Origin of cyberpunk

First recorded in 1980–85; cyber- + punk2
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cyberpunk

noun
  1. a genre of science fiction that features rebellious computer hackers and is set in a dystopian society integrated by computer networks
  2. a writer of cyberpunk
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