firmware

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noun firm·ware \ˈfərm-ˌwer\

Definition of firmware

  1. :  computer programs contained permanently in a hardware device (as a read-only memory)

1967

First Known Use of firmware

1967


FIRMWARE Defined for English Language Learners

firmware

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noun firm·ware \ˈfərm-ˌwer\

Definition of firmware for English Language Learners

  • computers : computer programs that are contained permanently in a device



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