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PCnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌpiːˈsiː/

PCadjective

uk   us   /ˌpiːˈsiː/
(Definition of pc from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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PCnoun [C]

(also pc)  us   /ˈpiˈsi/
  • PC noun [C] (COMPUTER)

abbreviation forpersonalcomputer (= a ​smallcomputer used in ​homes and ​offices)

PCadjective

 us   /ˈpiˈsi/
  • PC adjective (CORRECT)

abbreviation forpoliticallycorrect
(Definition of PC from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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pcnoun, adverb, adjective

uk   us  
written abbreviation for percent : Discounts of 10 pc are given to those aged 60 ​plus.

PCnoun [C]

(also pc) uk   us   /ˌpiːˈsiː/
IT abbreviation for personalcomputer: a medium-sized ​computer that is ​designed to be used by one ​person at a ​time: a desktop PC the PC ​industry/​market a PC ​maker/​manufacturer/​user
(Definition of pc from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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