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computer

com·put·er

computer

 
pronunciation:
km pyu tr
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part of speech: noun
definition: an electronic machine that is used to store, sort, and work with information at a high speed.
 
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broader category that includes computers
some actions relating to computers
some descriptions of computers
some kinds of computers
some parts of computers
some people associated with computers
some terms for computer information
some things computers are used for
some things conventionally associated with computers
some units for measuring computers
Word Parts
The word computer contains the following parts:
put, putat Latin root that means trim; count; reckon or suppose
-er, -or, -ar2 Latin noun-forming suffix that means a person or thing that does
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The suffix group -er , -or , -ar2 turns verbs into agent nouns.
synonyms:
-ist, -ite2, -ator, -an, -ian, -ean