Wart vs Anbury - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between wart and anbury
is that wart
is guard, ward while anbury
is (archaic) a wen or spongy wart on the legs or flanks of a horse.
(pathology) A type of deformed growth occurring on the skin caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV).
Any similar growth occurring in plants or animals, such as the parotoid glands in the back of toads.
(computing, programming, slang, derogatory) Any of the prefixes used in Hungarian notation.
* 1998 , "Chris Ahlstrom", Hungarian notation'' (on newsgroup ''microsoft.public.vc.language )
* 2002 , "Linonut", Computer Science'' (on newsgroup ''comp.os.linux.advocacy )
- Hungarian warts suck big time! If you need them, your functions are too big and your class interface is much too fat.
- Far easier to not use warts in the first place. Even if a wart is present, you still have to verify the variable's declaration anyway, if you're a diligent maintenance programmer.
* genital wart
* Peruvian wart
* plantar wart
* wall wart
* warts and all
* warty toad
(archaic) A wen or spongy wart on the legs or flanks of a horse.