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English definition of “Linux™”


noun     /ˈlaɪnəks/ US   /ˈlɪnəks/ trademark
IT a computer operating system (= a program that controls the way a computer system works ) that is available free on the internet : The Army's new supercomputer will run on Linux, a free , " open source " operating system that is a rival to Microsoft Windows .
(Definition of Linux™ noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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