Define: geek

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So, für alle, die die Umfrage nicht ohne Recherche beantworten wollen, haben wir mal vorsortiert. (1. Nov. 2006):

"[…] A person who is interested in technology, especially computing and new media. Comparable with the classic definition of hacker. (Late 20th century and early 21st century.) […]" (1. Nov. 2006):

"A term similar to nerd, but slightly less pejorative in tone." (1. Nov. 2006):

"Traditionally, someone whose fascination for technology overwhelms all other pursuits, with all the negative stereotypes this implies; in short, a NERD. " (1. Nov. 2006):

"Traditionally a term of derision, geek has come to have a more positive connotation in this computer age. Technically adept people now frequently refer to themselves as geeks, in a mixture of self-deprecation and pride. "

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