What does computer system mean?

Definitions for computer system
com·put·er sys·tem

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. computer system, computing system, automatic data processing system, ADP system, ADPSnoun

    a system of one or more computers and associated software with common storage


  1. computer system

    A computer system refers to a complex unit consisting of several major components including the central processing unit (CPU), memory, input devices, and output devices, all interconnected to enable data processing and storage. This system can also include software applications, the operating system, and data needed to perform specific functions. It can incorporate stand-alone devices like desktop computers or networked computers. A computer system is designed to receive and execute sets of instructions to provide meaningful output.

Editors Contribution

  1. computer system

    A system of interconnected computers that share a system and various devices. Each system has the ability to communicate and connect to other devices and systems.

    The company chose a computer system when the quotation was reviewed and the process with various IT companies and agreed a specification to meet their current and future requirements.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 6, 2015  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of computer system in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of computer system in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of computer system in a Sentence

  1. Alexander Southwell:

    This is really a classic case or corporate espionage, this is an outgrowth of a desire to compete. When you are accessing somebody's computer system without authorization, that violates federal and possible state law. That goes beyond healthy competition.

  2. Sidney Powell:

    That’s to put it mildly. The computer glitches could not and should not have happened at all, that is where the fraud took place where they were flipping votes in the computer system or adding votes that did not exist.

  3. Christopher Dowrick:

    It's an important, cautionary note that we shouldn't get too carried away with the idea that a computer system can replace doctors and therapists, we do still need the human touch or the human interaction, particularly when people are depressed.

  4. Sherry Lin:

    It's one of those things where it's so easy for humans to do and so hard for a computer system to tell.

  5. Edith Ramirez:

    LabMD’s security practices were unreasonable, lacking even basic precautions to protect the sensitive consumer information maintained on its computer system.


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