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software

noun [U] uk   /ˈsɒft.weər/  us   /ˈsɑːft.wer/
A2 the instructions that control what a computer does; computer programs: He's written a piece of software that calculates your tax returns for you.
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in Korean (컴퓨터) 소프트웨어…
in Arabic بَرْنامَج…
in Portuguese software…
in Catalan programari…
in Japanese ソフトウェア…
in Italian software…
in Chinese (Traditional) (電腦)軟體…
in Russian программное обеспечение…
in Turkish yazılım programları…
in Chinese (Simplified) (计算机)软件…
in Polish oprogramowanie, programy, software…
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