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"qwerty" in British English

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qwertyadjective

uk   /ˈkwɜː.ti/  us   /ˈkwɜːr.t̬i/
with or ​relating to the ​usualarrangement of the ​keys on the keyboard of a ​computer, in which the ​topline of ​lettersbegins with q, w, e, r, t, and y: a qwerty keyboard qwerty ​layout
(Definition of qwerty from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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qwertynoun [U]

(also QUERTY) uk   us   /ˈkwɜːti/ IT
the ​standardorder of ​keys on a ​keyboard, with the ​letters Q, W, E, R, T, Y on the ​left of the ​top row: The ​keyboard is ​standardformat qwerty. a querty ​keyboard
(Definition of qwerty from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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