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fried
Last modified: Friday, March 10, 2006 

In the world of computers the word fried is used to refer to hardware or systems that have been rendered completely useless. One common example is to refer to a non-working hard drive as "being fried". In more general electronics, fried refers to components that have been burned by excessive voltage, heat or electrical damage.

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