Definitions for PC

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

PC(pl.)PCs or PC's or P.C.'s.

or P.C.

  1. Peace Corps.

  2. a personal computer. a personal computer, usu. running a Windows operating system, having an Intel or Intel-compatible processor.

    Category: Computers

  3. Brit.Police Constable.

    Category: British

  4. political correctness.

  5. politically correct.

  6. printed circuit.

    Category: Electronics

  7. professional corporation.


  1. prices.


or p/c

  1. petty cash.

  2. price current.


  1. percent.

    Category: Math

  2. (in prescriptions) after meals.

Origin of p.c.:

< L post cibōs

Princeton's WordNet

  1. personal computer, PC, microcomputer(noun)

    a small digital computer based on a microprocessor and designed to be used by one person at a time

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. PC(noun)ˈpeɪ mənt

    personal computer; a computer for use by one person

    What kind of PC do you have?

  2. PCˈpeɪ mənt

    police constable; a low-ranking police officer

    PC Rawlins


  1. PC(Verb)

    To make politically correct.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PC' in Nouns Frequency: #1193

Anagrams of PC

  1. CP

Translations for PC

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


personal computer.

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