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What is Data Munging?

munge /muhnj/ vt.

  1. [derogatory] To imperfectly transform information.
  2. A comprehensive rewrite of a routine, data structure or the whole program.
  3. To modify data in some way the speaker doesn't need to go into right now or cannot describe succinctly (compare mumble).

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