Definitions

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  • proper n. Tinned meat made mainly from ham by Hormel Foods Corporation.

Etymologies

Blend of spiced and ham (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • All recipes will be tried out by a special judging panel, including "yet to be named" celebrity SPAM ™ fans and 2008 winner, Stuart Higgs from Chester who won with his Peanut Butter and Chilli Baked SPAM® recipe.

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  • Thunderbird does not use the term SPAM in any way.

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  • Spam Karma seems to know a thing or trwo – “The term SPAM may have come from someone’s low opinion of the food product with the same name, which is generally perceived as a generic content-free waste of resources.”

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  • It's a thing we call SPAM: We BJ Brough, Inc. specialize in providing a unique service of cleaning apartments and private houses.

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  • Although my favorite way to eat SPAM is still scrambled in eggs, Spam Musubi comes in at a close second.

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  • You may have seen this already, floating around the web or in SPAM, but it was too good not to post.

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  • The one problem with screening out SPAM is that, the way Mexconnect's system is set up, there is no way to ban an address without opening the email.

    "My Mail"

  • Although it cannot be doubted that Hormel has a trade mark over the name SPAM, the term has become ubiquitous, and is now even in the dictionary as a generic term that describes unsolicited email.

    Spam wants to regain their name

  • In the meanwhile, it doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out that one way or another, SPAM is here to stay and as the Boston Globe reports here, Gates conceded that his prognostications have not always been on the mark.

    Gates promises to Can SPAM

  • Moreover, messages that do not comply with CAN-SPAM (Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing Act of 2003) act may be classified as SPAM by receiving ISPs.

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  • This page shows a bunch of spam lists and words to be deleted. Not comprehensive though.

    October 3, 2011