Definition of “personal computer” - English Dictionary

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“personal computer” in British English

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(Definition of “personal computer” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“personal computer” in American English

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personal computernoun [ C ]

us /ˈpɜr·sə·nəl kəmˈpyu·t̬ər/ abbreviation PC

a small computer used in homes and offices

(Definition of “personal computer” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“personal computer” in Business English

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personal computernoun [ C ]

uk us

IT →  PC :

Many individuals now look to their personal computers to receive information about their investments.

(Definition of “personal computer” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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