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USB

noun \ˌyü-(ˌ)es-ˈbē\

Simple Definition of USB

  • computers : a system for connecting a computer to another device (such as a printer, keyboard, or mouse) by using a special kind of cord

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of USB

  1. :  a standardized serial computer interface that allows simplified attachment of peripherals especially in a daisy chain

Origin of usb

Universal Serial Bus


First Known Use: 1995

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