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backup software

noun [U] uk   us  
computer programs that automatically create copies of the information on a computer system so that it can be stored separately and used to replace the original information if it is damaged or lost
Translations of “backup software”
in Chinese (Traditional) (電腦)備份軟體…
in Chinese (Simplified) (计算机)备份软件…
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