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hardware definitions

Part of the Hardware glossary:

> Electronics

> Computer hardware

> Microprocessors

> Networking hardware

> PCs

> Peripherals

> Storage hardware

> Telecom

> Wireless and mobile

This was last updated in January 2009
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

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