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IRC +‎ -er

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IRCer (plural IRCers)

  1. (Internet) A user of IRC.
    • 1995, Donald Rose, Internet Chat quick tour:
      Changes your nickname — the name by which other IRCers see and refer to you — to anything you'd like (but remember that nine characters is the maximum nick length).
    • 1996, Rye Senjen, Jane Guthrey, The Internet for Women, page 94:
      IRCers frequently use nicknames and MUDers can not only choose a name, but also a gender and a character.

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