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Geek

Informal and somewhat derogatory; a new hire at a Wall Street trading firm. The term was popularized by the book Liar's Poker, which describes the author's experience as a bond trader on Wall Street in the 1980s.
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As for watching the band onstage, they're the perfect balance of charisma and geekery, with the aforementioned Frances engaging and aloof in equal measures, just like all great frontwomen.
Today's kids are spoiled rotten, being able to satisfy their Marvel geekery with movies, TV shows, amazing toys and one of the coolest games I've played this year.
With an emphasis on creativity, self-expression and a healthy dollop of modern, happy geekery, Makies are elbow-deep in forging new ways to play and learn.
We usually find the story behind the product, flavor or drink itself works best rather than too much technical geekery.
Geekery, geek chic and geekdom were added to the fold.
Although written especially for people who adore geekery such as sci-fi TV and video games, beneath the barrage of pop-culture jokes and references is extremely savvy and practical-minded advice that anyone in the relationship game will find useful.
The line-up includes confident and affable Nik Coppin, the pop culture geekery of Paul Gannon and fabulously witty Amelia Jane Hunter.
Time was when knitting was viewed as a Grandma Geekery pursuit.