How Do You Spell COMPUTER?

Correct spelling for the English word "computer" is [k_ə_m_p_j_ˈuː_t_ə], [kəmpjˈuːtə], [kəmpjˈuːtə]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for COMPUTER

Below is the list of 278 misspellings for the word "computer".

Similar spelling words for COMPUTER

Plural form of COMPUTER is COMPUTERS

Definition of COMPUTER

  1. A machine that can be programmed to manipulatesymbols. Computers can perform complex and repetitiveprocedures quickly, precisely and reliably and can quicklystore and retrieve large amounts of data.The physical components from which a computer is constructed(electronic circuits and input/output devices) are known as"hardware". Most computers have four types of hardwarecomponent: CPU, input, output and memory. The CPU (centralprocessing unit) executes programs ("software") which tellthe computer what to do. Input and output (I/O) devices allowthe computer to communicate with the user and the outsideworld. There are several kinds of memory - fast, expensive,short term memory (e.g. RAM) to hold intermediate results,and slower, cheaper, long-term memory (e.g. magnetic disk andmagnetic tape) to hold programs and data between jobs.See also analogue computer.

Anagrams of COMPUTER

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Usage Examples for COMPUTER

  1. The scientists departed, to have a quick dinner and then resume work at a different location where a computer was available to do the complicated mathematics required for analysis of the data. - "The Egyptian Cat Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
  2. Dr. Forsythe, this is Miss Donna Tedesco; she's the computer technician who will be working with you." - "Fifty Per Cent Prophet" by Gordon Randall Garrett

What does computer stand for?

Abbreviation COMPUTER means:

  1. Commonly Oriented Machine Particullarly Used for Trade Education and Research
  2. Commonly Operating Machine Particularly Used for Technical and Education Research