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An adjective which was extensively used in mainstream speech for a short period in the early 1960s. It fell into disuse until the 1990s when it was disinterred by Internet users to describe entities such as superior Web sites and software products. It has now reemerged into mainstream use in a much bigger way than in the 1960s. See Cool Site Of The Day.

Subjects: Computing.


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