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Lasherism

(jargon, algorithm)Lasherism - (Harvard) A program that solves a standard problem (such as the Eight Queens Puzzle or implementing the life algorithm) in a deliberately nonstandard way. Distinguished from a crock or kluge by the fact that the programmer did it on purpose as a mental exercise. Such constructions are quite popular in exercises such as the Obfuscated C contest, and occasionally in retrocomputing. Lew Lasher was a student at Harvard around 1980 who became notorious for such behaviour.
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lasciviousness
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laser
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laser surgery treatment
laser-guided bomb
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Lash
lash out
lash together
lash-up
Lasher
-- Lasherism --
Lashing
Lashing out
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Lashkar-e-Taiba
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Lasiocampa
lasiocampid
lasiocampid moth
Lasiocampidae
Lasiurus
Lasiurus borealis
Lasix
Lask
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