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

      1. n. A complaint (often caused by a glitch).
      2. vi. To complain. Often verb-doubled: ?Gritch gritch?.
      3. A synonym for glitch (as verb or noun).
      Interestingly, this word seems to have a separate history from glitch,
      with which it is often confused. Back in the early 1960s, when ?glitch? was
      strictly a hardware-tech's term of art, the Burton House dorm at M.I.T.
      maintained a ?Gritch Book?, a blank volume, into which the residents
      hand-wrote complaints, suggestions, and witticisms. Previous years' volumes
      of this tradition were maintained, dating back to antiquity. The word ?
      gritch? was described as a portmanteau of ?gripe? and ?bitch?. Thus, sense
      3 above is at least historically incorrect.

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

     /grich/ 1.  A complaint (often caused by a glitch).
     2. To complain.  Often verb-doubled: "Gritch gritch".
     3. A synonym for glitch (as verb or noun).

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