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Meaning of POD

Pronunciation:  pâd

Computing Dictionary

Not to be confused with p.o.d..

1. (Allegedly from abbreviation POD for "Prince Of Darkness") A diablo 630 (or, latterly, any letter-quality impact printer). From the dec-10 podtype program used to feed formatted text to it.

2. plain old documentation.

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