Humorous definitions inspired by the Stan Kelly-Bootle book “The Devil’s DP Dictionary”


A project management methodology characterized by focus on requirements changes. The name implies that one must be agile enough to finish coding while on the run to the next requirements  meeting.

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dp dictionary duck typing

Duck Typing: The act of confirming an object’s class (Duck) by checking the inherited attributes of the base first (Bird/Writer): If the Bird walks with a waddle, talks with a quack, and pecks on a typewriter with its bill, then

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