• K-line

    Pronunciation

    • enPR: kāʹlīn', IPA: /ˈkeɪˌlaɪn/

    Origin

    Short for kill line, and refers to the line in an IRC daemon's configuration file, prefixed with a k, that records a user's hostname to prevent further access to the server

    Alternative forms

    Full definition of k-line

    Noun

    k-line

    (plural k-lines)
    1. (IRC) The line in an IRCd configuration file that records the hostname of a banned user

    Synonyms

    Verb

    1. (transitive, IRC) To ban a user from a server

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