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personal computer

noun

: a small computer designed for use by one person at home or in an office

Full Definition of PERSONAL COMPUTER

:  a general-purpose computer equipped with a microprocessor and designed to run especially commercial software (as a word processor or Internet browser) for an individual user
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First Known Use of PERSONAL COMPUTER

1976
PERSONAL COMPUTER Defined for Kids

personal computer

noun

Definition of PERSONAL COMPUTER for Kids

:  a computer designed for an individual user

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