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WOW Terms

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Updated 2007-01-25 22:21

Summary

Terms used in the game World of Warcraft.

Terms I

TermDescription
gm(game master) employed by blizzard to monitor
tankplayer who can take a lot of damage
pcplayer controlled character
twinklow-level character given powers by high-level characters
nerfeddowngraded or made less effective
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TermDescription
crittersmonsters that don't attack
dotdamage over time
trainlead monsters to another player
pvpplayer verses player
aoearea of effect damage (spell that can damage a group of monsters)
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Terms II

TermDescription
altcharacter on your account that isnt your main character
ks(kill steal) stealing another player's kill
spawnsmonsters bebing created in the world
buffbeneficial spell
de-buffa negative spell cast on a player or monster that makes it less powerful
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TermDescription
creepa monster
carebearplayer who mostly helps other players attack monsters
creep jackingattacking player while he is fighting a creep
pve(player verses enviornment) players against computer controlled opponents
wtbwanting to buy
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Terms III

TermDescription
pullingintentionally leading monster to your allies
petnpc creature controlled by player
cheeseto exploit an imbalance in the game
tapwhen damaging a monster gives benefit to only you
raidlarge attack on an area
kitingstaying out of an enemy range while attacking it
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TermDescription
npcnon player character (computer controlled)
wtswanting to sell
castercharacter who stays towards back of a battle to heal or cast spells
pstplease send tell
dpsdamage per second
resressurection
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