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/hi:'per-spays/ A memory location that is *far* away from
where the program counter should be pointing, often
inaccessible because it is not even mapped in. (Compare jumpoff into never-never land.)
This usage is from the SF notion of a spaceship jumping "into
hyperspace", that is, taking a shortcut through
higher-dimensional space - in other words, bypassing this
universe. The variant "east hyperspace" is recorded among
CMU and Bliss hackers.