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I see there are some questions (182, at this moment) that are tagged . Looking at some of those questions, it seems they are completely non-related to each other.

Should the tag be removed, or does it have a specific meaning? In the latter case, what should its tag wiki be?

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It means you shouldn't look at the question. – LarsTech Nov 17 '11 at 16:56
In that case, the tag is well ignored. :-) – kiamlaluno Nov 17 '11 at 17:00
It looks like a terribly dumb tag and should probably be burninated. – Pëkka Nov 17 '11 at 17:12

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It looks like it's been used in conjunction with and a good bit. I can't think of any specific meaning that would justify keeping this tag.

For the sake of being thorough, Wikipedia can't either— the only two remotely programming-related items on the disambiguation page for "pass" are:

My guess is it's a meaningless tag that got popular by the way of people using generic words from their question titles as tags.

Also note that there are no questions that use [pass] as their only tag (as of the last Data Explorer update), so it wouldn't orphan any questions if the tag were nuked.

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