snow n… 2.a. Anything resembling snow. b. The white specks on a television
screen resulting from weak reception.
crash v… -infr.… 5, To fail suddenly, as a business or an economy.
- The American Heritage Dictionary
virus.… [L. virus slimy liquid, poison, offensive odour or taste.] 1.
Venom, such as is emitted by a poisonous animal. 2. Path. a. A morbid
principle or poisonous substance produced in the body as the result of some
disease, esp. one capable of being introduced into other persons or animals by
inoculations or otherwise and of developing the same disease in them.… 3.
fig. A moral or intellectual poison, or poisonous influence.
-The Oxford English Dictionary