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tourist

the lowest class of accommodation on a passenger ship

tourist

(jargon)
A guest on the system, especially one who generally logs in over a network from a remote location for comm mode, electronic mail, games and other trivial purposes. A tourist is one step below a luser.

Hackers often spell this turist, perhaps by some sort of tenuous analogy with luser (this also expresses the ITS culture's penchant for six-letterisms).

Compare twink, read-only user.
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ROME, Aug 26 (KUNA) -- Rafting sport under the Cascata Delle Marmore Falls is considered one of the exceptional touristic attractions in Italy.
Specialists and investors will be presenting the real situation of touristic real estate market, the challenges that developers are facing currently, the changes in policies of companies in terms of property sales to foreigners, and the competition between real estate developers of this kind of projects during this period.
He said that beside, Kurmat, search for more touristic spots is also being made that would be discovered and developed soon.
The Ministry of Tourism has the power to determine fees for tourism services and to monitor the price of goods and services offered by touristic and hotel establishments.
The Ramadan nights festival, which kicked off on Thursday evening in cooperation between the Ministry of Tourism and Tourism Chamber of the Northern Region, includes various artistic, cultural, heritage and touristic activities.
AirArabia, which too was a sponsor of the Tourism Promotional event, made a presentation of touristic attributes and characteristics of Sri Lanka as well as the connectivity of AirArabia.
He said that the introduction of the place as touristic spot will help strengthen the local economy and people will get employment opportunities.
The significance of the initiative lies in it being carried out at a touristic site and a getaway where residents like to visit during week days.
"These efforts and initiatives have further energized this vital sector, and promoted the Kingdom's touristic offering as a main contributor to the overall economic growth in line with the Economic Vision 2030," he added.
Minister Guidanian welcomed in his speech the existing cooperation between the Ministry and the touristic syndicate and unions, hailing the role undertaken by the private sector in support of tourism.
Taif, Saudi Arabia, Shawwal 24, 1439, July 08, 2018, SPA -- Invited by the ministry of foreign affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, a host of ambassadors accredited to the Kingdom have wrapped up a get-acquainted tour of Taif province, Souk Okaz and touristic sites.