open–source

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adjective \ˈō-pən-ˈsȯrs\

Definition of open–source

  1. 1 of software :  having the source code freely available for possible modification and redistribution an open-source operating system

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or promoting open-source software the open-source movement/community

1998

First Known Use of open–source

1998


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