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

  Knuth
   /ka?nooth'/, n.
  
      [Donald E. Knuth's The Art of Computer Programming] Mythically, the
      reference that answers all questions about data structures or algorithms. A
      safe answer when you do not know: ?I think you can find that in Knuth.?
      Contrast the literature. See also bible. There is a Donald Knuth home
      page at http://Sunburn.Stanford.EDU/~knuth/.
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  Knuth
  
     /knooth/ 1. Donald Knuth.
  
     2. ["The Art of Computer Programming", Donald E. Knuth]
     Mythically, the reference that answers all questions about
     data structures or algorithms.  A safe answer when you do not
     know: "I think you can find that in Knuth."
  
     Contrast literature.  See also bible.
  
     [{Jargon File]
  

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