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The German art of humiliating any technology, agricultural product, or (medical) scientific work that has not been ivented or produced in Germany, Switzerland, or Austria.
If a second-hand Volkswagen is more expensive than a Volvo, you must be in a country suffering from NIH syndrome.
by Auf September 14, 2006
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national institute of health (in bethesda MD)
by Anonymous May 02, 2003
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a sound made when you cannot be bothered to do something.
i have 150 things to do before 5pm... nih
by xrs December 21, 2003
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A word that can be substituted for any noun, generally used as a shortened form of "nigga"
1: sup nih'?

2: Nm nih bout to grab some food hbu?

1: Bout to fuck this nih' up, stole my weed
by MrDr Delicious September 27, 2011
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Open Source/Free Software developers are suffering from a severe form of NIH. Everybody thinks other people's solutions suck, and their solution is the solution to end all solutions.
by JdH December 10, 2003
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An exclamation generally used to express mild irritation or annoyance, though at times can also be taken more seriously.
Similar to meh.
- Can I pet your dog?
Meh.
- Well I don't want to.
Nih.
- How about if I poke your dog instead?
Nih!
- Well now I'm going to poke you...
Stop that.
by Paul O'Neill July 02, 2004
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a word to express disgust, a cry of absurdity. in place of the word no.
do you like girls?
nih.

is billy woods real?
nih.

i have nih friends.

do i have cancer?
well actually i do. but nih.

by Billy Woods. October 25, 2007
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