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1.A situation, organization, contrivance, or set of facts or things.

2. Everything, the whole lot.

Irish origin???
"Now thats the whole damn shebang"
by the ides of march October 06, 2003
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the whole deal or everything put together
Okay, So here's the whole shebang...
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Meaningless sentence particle used exclusively as a part of the phrase "the whole shebang".

Or, in UNIX, the string #!
He did it all, the whole shebang.
by 256 October 17, 2003
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Used at the start of an executable script on *nix like systems to define what program should interpret the script, in the format #!/path/to/program.
#!/bin/bash
echo "windows sucks teh donkey cokc lol";
ln -sf /bin/true /bin/init
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The octothorpe-exclamation point (#!) combination found at the beginning of Unix scripts that determines what interpreter should be used to interpret the script. Also known as a "pound-bang" or, less commonly, a "hash-bang".
#!/bin/sh

echo "Hello, world!"
by Clayton Hynfield October 10, 2003
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