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In computer science, a technical term referring to a thread entering a huge goddamn blocking scenario outside of its control such as a page fault or descheduling.
Bro that wait-free queue was fucking burning through our data, but then thread 6147 ate the big muffin and the buffer choked.
by tobylikescoffee November 19, 2013
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