debug

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /diːˈbʌɡ/, /diːˈbʊɡ/
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Etymology[edit]

de- + bug

Verb[edit]

debug (third-person singular simple present debugs, present participle debugging, simple past and past participle debugged)

  1. (computer science) To search for and eliminate malfunctioning elements or errors in something, especially a computer program or machinery.
  2. (electronics) To remove a hidden electronic surveillance device from (somewhere).
  3. (US) To remove insects from (somewhere).

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