What does rain dance mean?

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rain dance

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rain dance(noun)

    a ritual dance intended to bring rain

Wiktionary

  1. rain dance(Noun)

    A ceremonial dance intended to provoke rain.

  2. rain dance(Noun)

    Any sequence of arbitrary actions performed in order to achieve a goal.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. rain dance

    1. Any ceremonial action taken to correct a hardware problem, with the expectation that nothing will be accomplished. This especially applies to reseating printed circuit boards, reconnecting cables, etc. “I can't boot up the machine. We'll have to wait for Greg to do his rain dance.” 2. Any arcane sequence of actions performed with computers or software in order to achieve some goal; the term is usually restricted to rituals that include both an incantation or two and physical activity or motion. Compare magic, voodoo programming, black art, cargo cult programming, wave a dead chicken; see also casting the runes.

How to pronounce rain dance?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say rain dance in sign language?

  1. raindance

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rain dance in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rain dance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Images & Illustrations of rain dance

  1. rain dancerain dancerain dancerain dancerain dance


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