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     ( computer games    plural  ) A computer game is a game that you play on a computer or on a small portable piece of electronic equipment.      n-count  
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computer     ( computers    plural  ) A computer is an electronic machine that can store and deal with large amounts of information.      n-count   also by/on N  
The data are then fed into a computer..., The car was designed by computer.     
    personal computer  


computer game        ( computer games    plural  ) A computer game is a game that you play on a computer or on a small portable piece of electronic equipment.      n-count  
computer-literate     
If someone is computer-literate, they have enough skill and knowledge to be able to use a computer.      adj   (=computerate)  
We look for applicants who are numerate, computer-literate and energetic self-starters.     
personal computer        ( personal computers    plural  ) A personal computer is a computer that is used by one person at a time in a business, a school, or at home. The abbreviation PC is also used.      n-count  

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adj.
with advanced skills in the use of computers
n.
The non-gaming internet shop refers to a place where the game sites are blocked or not installed on all computer units.
n.
a person who hunts wild animals
HUNTING
id.
be more successful than others in a competitive situation or do things in advance in order to succeed in a competition.
That basketball team was ahead of the game that is why they won!
n.
blend of 'phone' and 'tablet', a phablet is an oversized mobile device having a screen which is intermediate between that of a typical smartphone and a tablet computer
Ex: Your phablet is a little bulky for my taste but I must admit it offers a better visual experience for Web pages than my smartphone.
n.
coffee shop used as an office especially using internet connection with your laptop computer
new term coined in 2010, not entered yet as "official"
n.
the electronic contents generated by an electronic device or system in form of an electronic form or as a printed output (excluding the computer system files) are called e-documents
[Tech.];[Leg.] electronic contents
n.
a teenager who spends most of his time in front of a screen (computer, smartphone, tablet, TV)
n.
a person - including intelligent programs - that uses computer or internet services
[Tech.]
n.
a state of connectivity to the cyberspace through a medium of internet or computer network
[Tech.]
n.
Cybersecurity is system of computer technology that protects and integrates global interconnected information technology infrastructure.
[Tech.];[Leg.] protecting global computing system
n.
fraudulent changing of data before or during entry into the computer system.
[Tech.];[Leg.] examples include: forging or counterfeiting documents used for data entry and exchanging valid disks and tapes with modified replacements.
n.
A progressing virtual world of global computers having networks of interdependent information technology infrastructures, telecommunications networks and computer processing systems, in which online interaction takes place.
[Tech.]
n.
a person who accesses the Internet from multiple devices (computer, tablet, mobile phone...)
n.
installation of programs on a computer without the user's explicit consent or aknowledgement
[Comp.]
n.
Cyber intelligence is computer system that tracks, examines and defies the digital security risks.
[Tech.];[Leg.] Cyber intelligence is computer system that tracks, examines and defies the digital security risks.
n.
Cyberspace infrastructure is realm of computer systems which recognize and facilitate the netizens.
[Tech.];[Leg.] global computer system for netizens
n.
In computer science, the File Allocation Table (FAT) is a file system popularized by Microsoft in the 1980's in their earliest computers. The FAT file system has continued to be developed and now comes in multiple varieties such as FAT12, FAT16, FAT32 and ExFAT.
[Tech.];[Comp.] Look at that floppy disk, see if it is formatted with the FAT file system.
n.
a strategy video game originary from Japan, published by Nintendo. Now it is very popular everywhere around the world.
The name Pokémo ncomes from the words Pocket Monsters
n.
transformation of a story or a product in a game
v.
to dress up as somebody or something, as a children's game
n.
game of power inside a company's board or management team
[Leg.];[Bus.]
exp.
a modern version of the popular saying "killing two birds with one stone" derived from the popular video game "angry birds."
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