Boat Anchor - The Daily Software Anti-Pattern

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A Boat Anchor is a programming anti-pattern that occurs when a part of a system is kept in that system despite it no longer having any use. Generally this is because of developer belief (or prior experience) that they'll need it later. This belief is almost always wrong.