Meaning of COMPUTER in English

COMPUTER

n.

Pronunciation: k ə m- ' pyü-t ə r

Function: noun

Usage: often attrib

Date: 1646

: one that computes specifically : a programmable usually electronic device that can store, retrieve, and process data

– com · put · er · dom \ -d ə m \ noun

– com · put · er · less \ -l ə s \ adjective

– com · put · er · like \ - ˌ l ī k \ adjective

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