1908-2000; U.S. logician & philosopher
- (computing) A program that produces its own source code as output.
(third-person singular simple present quines, present participle quining, simple past and past participle quined)
- (philosophy) To deny the existence or significance of something obviously real or important.
From the name of the logician Willard van Orman Quine, via Douglas Hofstadter.