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pumpking

pumpkin holder

noun
  1. computing a person involved in a web-based project who has temporary but exclusive authority to make changes to the master source code
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Word Origin

C20: pump (kin) + king; from an original practice involving a stuffed pumpkin which was passed to this person
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