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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A device that processes data, especially a programmable electronic machine that performs high-speed mathematical or logical operations or that assembles, stores, correlates, or otherwise processes information.

Usage examples (27)
  • Typewriters are practically obsolete with the advent of computers.
  • Ticket guy: I'm sorry ma'am, my computer is being awfully slow.
  • Today your computer is the computational equivalent of a hammer.
  • This computer is the only tie to be traced and I dont do busniess on it. for more
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