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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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ThinkGeek, which has been around for 15 years, challenged students to submit a brief 200-word description along with three photos that showed why their school should win the Quest for the Geekiest Campus.
THINK of the geekiest man you know, cross him with Bill Gates, and you have Irish trainer Aidan O'Brien.
The Bear has a bar staff that can go head to head with the geekiest beer geek, yet won't overwhelm a tourist who just wants to try a local beer.
We have the smartest, geekiest, coolest group of data-driven experts in the digital marketing field.
Mather smiled: "It's funny because we're the geekiest band you'd ever meet.
This weekend, on a pilgrimage to one of London's geekiest cycle shops, Velorution, I stumbled across SunnyCam HD video recording glasses.
But the geekiest aspect of this Brooklyn beer bar is undoubtedly the "Flux Capacitor.
They all feature among the geekiest gags sent to an internet site trying to track down the world's "most intellectual joke".
It's an 18-page deluge of Pentagon jargon, bureaucratese and soldier-speak that would make even the geekiest Tom Clancy reader have to Google a few of the more obscure acronyms.
It does invite the geekiest of the geeks and you do feel like you're with kindred spirits when you're here.
Unfortunately when it comes to games it's more Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines than Top Gun, with flight sims remaining one of the geekiest niches and consigned predominantly to PC.