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demented

Yet another term of disgust used to describe a program. The connotation in this case is that the program works as designed, but the design is bad. Said, for example, of a program that generates large numbers of meaningless error messages, implying that it is on the brink of imminent collapse.
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Mother has been almost demented ever since father died--she's an old woman.
That might explain his change of countenance, and it was just possible that her demented influence still hung about Holmescroft; but the rest was beyond me.
I dug eagerly, and now and then caught myself actually looking, with something that very much resembled expectation, for the fancied treasure, the vision of which had demented my unfortunate companion.
What kind of sick demented cruel mind thinks of things like this to post?
But now South Wales shock rockers Demented Are Go have become the face of some brand new footwear - Dr Martens, to be precise.
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Salmond said: "She should be setting an example to new members, not cavorting about like some demented junior minister.
Investigators conducted a cross-sectional analysis of 286 patients with PD and found that higher plasma vitamin D levels were associated with lower symptom severity, better cognition, and less depression in the entire group, but the relationships were even stronger in those who were not demented.
Having cerebrovascular disease on top of just a little Alzheimer's pathology pushes you over the edge into being demented," said Dr.
The final CD in the package is the repository for everything that defies easy classification, from demented carny soundscapes to esoteric spoken-word missives.
Thanks to the beautifully demented mind of Night After Night's drummer, Tina Gordon, "The Rambler" led our charge into the fortress of SXSW.
like a demented Barbie doll every five minutes, the events of that fateful day continue to resist either easy verbal encapsulation or knee-jerk cinematic pigeonholing.