Linuxnoun [ U ]

us /ˈlɪn·əks/ trademark

a program for operating a computer that users are allowed to change or improve as they choose

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uk /ˈlaɪnəks/ us /ˈlɪnəks/ trademark

IT a type of computer operating system (= a program that controls the way a computer system works) that is available free on the internet:

The Army's new supercomputer will run on Linux, a free, "open source" operating system that is a rival to Microsoft Windows.

(Linux在剑桥商务英语词典的解释 ©剑桥大学出版社)