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mainframe

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈmeɪn.freɪm/
a very large, powerful computer with a lot of memory that many people can use at the same time
Translations of “mainframe”
in Chinese (Traditional) (大型電腦的)主機,大型機…
in Russian мейнфрейм…
in Turkish ana bilgisayar…
in Chinese (Simplified) (大型计算机的)主机,大型机…
in Polish komputer dużej mocy, komputer klasy mainframe…
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