Simple Definition of word processor
: a computer used for creating, storing, and printing text : a computer used for word processing
: software used on a computer to perform word processing
Full Definition of word processor
: a keyboard-operated terminal usually with a video display and a magnetic storage device for use in word processing; also : software (as for a computer system) to perform word processing
Examples of word processor
At work she sits in front of her word processor all day.
She closed down her word processor and opened her e-mail program.
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Definition of word processor
1 : a computer used for creating, storing, and printing text
2 : software designed to perform word processing
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