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[From a quip in the `urgency' field
of a very optional software change request, ca. 1982. It was
something like "Urgency: Wash your dog first".] 1. n. A project
of minimal priority, undertaken as an escape from more serious
work. 2. v. To engage in such a project. Many games and much
freeware get written this way.
--The Jargon File version 4.3.1, ed. ESR, autonoded by rescdsk.