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English definition of “plug-and-play™”

plug-and-play™

verb [I or T] (also plug and play, Plug and Play, Plug-and-Play)
 
 
trademark IT
to use a piece of electronic equipment as soon as it is connected to a computer: Consumers want products that they can plug and play and use straight out of the box.
(Definition of plug-and-play™ verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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