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V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014):

FSCK File System Consistency checK (Unix)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

fsck 1. file system check. The Unix program that checks a file system for internal consistency and bad blocks etc. and can repair some faults. fsck is often used after a crash when the file system has been left in an inconsistent state, e.g. due to incomplete flushing of buffers. (1998-03-06) 2. Used on Usenet newsgroup alt.sysadmin.recovery as substitute for "fuck" and became more main-stream after the Communications Decency Act. (1998-03-06)