Meaning of COMPUTER in English

COMPUTER

transcription, транскрипция: [ kəm-ˈpyü-tər ]

noun

Usage: often attributive

Date: 1646

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

• com·put·er·dom -dəm noun

• com·put·er·less -ləs adjective

• com·put·er·like -ˌlīk adjective

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.