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Meaning of “word processor” in the English Dictionary

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word processornoun [C]

 us   /ˈwɜrd ˌprɑs·es·ər, ˌproʊ·ses-/
a ​computerprogram that is used for ​preparingdocuments and ​letters
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word processornoun [C]

uk   us   (abbreviation WP) IT
a ​computer or ​softwareprogram used for ​creating written ​articles, ​reports, etc.: The word ​processor came already ​loaded on the ​computer.
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