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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Last updated: 1998-12-18

Nearby terms:

POCALpocket calculatorpocket computerpodP.O.D.podcastPOE

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