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Wiktionary

  1. shelfwarenoun

    A piece of software that has never been used at all since its creation.

  2. shelfwarenoun

    A piece of software created for the sole purpose of being immediately shelved.

  3. shelfwarenoun

    Software purchased but not used.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. shelfware

    Software purchased on a whim (by an individual user) or in accordance with policy (by a corporation or government agency), but not actually required for any particular use. Therefore, it often ends up on some shelf.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shelfware in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shelfware in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Images & Illustrations of shelfware

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