Has The X Nature [seems To Derive From Zen Buddhist Koans Of The Form "Does An X Have The Buddha-nature?

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has the X nature

[seems to derive from Zen Buddhist koans
of the form "Does an X have the Buddha-nature?"] adj. Common
hacker construction for `is an X', used for humorous emphasis.
"Anyone who can't even use a program with on-screen help embedded
in it truly has the loser nature!" See also