1. A CRT terminal. Never used in the mainstream sense of TV; real hackers don't watch TV, except for Loony Toons, Rocky & Bullwinkle, Trek Classic, the Simpsons, and the occasional cheesy old swashbuckler movie.
2. electron tube.
3. (IBM) To send a copy of something to someone else's terminal. "Tube me that note."[Jargon File]
Last updated: 1996-02-05