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 for prettyprint
From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  prettyprint
   /prit'ee?print/, v.
  
      (alt.: pretty-print)
  
      1. To generate ?pretty? human-readable output from a hairy internal
      representation; esp. used for the process of grinding (sense 1) program
      code, and most esp. for LISP code.
  
      2. To format in some particularly slick and nontrivial way.
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  prettyprint
  
     /prit'ee-print/ (Or "pretty-print") To generate "pretty"
     human-readable output from a hairy internal representation;
     especially used for the process of grinding program code.
  
     [{Jargon File]
  
     (1995-02-15)
  

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