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Definition of "hash" []

  • A dish of chopped meat, potatoes, and sometimes vegetables, usually browned. (noun)
  • A jumble; a hodgepodge. (noun)
  • Informal A mess: made a hash of the project. (noun)
  • A reworking or restatement of already familiar material. (noun)
  • To chop into pieces; mince. (verb-transitive)
  • A dish of diced cooked meat, vegetables, etc, reheated in a sauce (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Something mixed up (noun)
  • A reuse or rework of old material (noun)
  • To chop into small pieces (verb)
  • To mix or mess up (verb)

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Use "hash" in a sentence
  • "$hash {$assign} { 'repval'} = $tmpVal; print Dumper (\%hash); return (\%hash, @tmpArr);"
  • "$hash { 'foo'} = $hash { 'bar'} = 'some value'; which gets tedious with more than one hash key."
  • "$con - > query ( "FLUSH PRIVILEGES;"); else my $query2 = $con - > query ( "SELECT User FROM db WHERE Db = '". $dbname. "'" ); while (my \% hash = $query2 - > fetchhash) my $user = $hash {0};"