"This category [science fiction] excludes rocket ships that make U-turns, serpent men of Neptune that lust after human maidens, and stories by authors who flunked their Boy Scout merit badge tests in descriptive astronomy."
Now that we have entered the era of 3D printing, I'm sure we will need a word for a poorly made or decrepit 3D copy of something with moving parts that no longer works. Thanks, Phil Dick!
You'll want to read the article on Biltong life-forms, from the same work, to make sense of this idea.
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