blue screen of death

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  • BSOD (abbreviation)

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blue screen of death (plural blue screens of death)

  1. (computing, informal) an error screen displayed by some operating systems, especially Microsoft Windows, after encountering an unrecoverable error which causes the system to shut down.
The blue screen of death on a public payphone.
The blue screen of death on a Windows 8.

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