Definitions for "Magic Number"
Keywords:  naked, bare, constant, plopped, numeric
n. in a properly combinated core, the numeric difference between the control cut and the size of the top pin
According to George Miller, the number (seven plus or minus two) that represents the holding capacity of the working memory system.
a 32-bit random number, unique to each end of each PPP link, used to determine if the link is looped back. If a PPP implementation discovers that its peer has the same Magic Number, it will strongly suspect that it is talking to itself.
Magic # is a pricing game on the American television game show The Price Is Right. Debuting on the Season 21 premiere on September 14, 1992, it is played for two prizes, each worth between $1,000 and $3,000.
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a parameter that influences the success or failure of an algorithm and that is set by the experimenter, using his ingenuity to determine its value
a way to express an otherwise unfathomable quantity in a way that all of us can relate to and understand
Keywords:  special, meaning, value
a value with a special meaning