original equipment manufacturer

noun

Definition of original equipment manufacturer

: oem

Examples of original equipment manufacturer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web During this time, there's often a flurry of change orders going back and forth between the automotive original equipment manufacturer and the supplier. Dave Opsahl, Forbes, 21 June 2021 The Taiwanese company didn’t respond to a request for additional information. Foxconn is the largest original equipment manufacturer globally, producing electronics equipment for companies including Apple, Amazon, Sony, and Microsoft. Grant Gross, Washington Examiner, 10 Dec. 2020 TF33-P103 turbofan engine, after the supply chain for the original equipment manufacturer parts ran out. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, 10 Aug. 2020 Today, Casco remains an original equipment manufacturer specializing in cutting, sealing, and sewing top-quality products for soft goods industry leaders. Melinda Zemper, Cincinnati.com, 16 Jan. 2020 Sure, other Windows original equipment manufacturers had been creating unique devices — Lenovo's Yoga certainly stands out — but Microsoft joining the party certainly caused some more innovation. CNN Underscored, 24 Dec. 2019 For example, Bengaluru has defence as a vertical, Pune has auto and manufacturing, and Chennai has auto and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). Nisha Ramchandani, Quartz India, 12 Nov. 2019 One of the most relevant OTT threats lies with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) foraying into the space. Wiza Jalakasi, Quartz Africa, 4 Oct. 2019 The defense spending amendment also covers Dahua and Hikvision’s extensive agreements with original equipment manufacturers, sweeping up any vendor that resells the devices or uses the companies’ equipment. Olivia Carville, latimes.com, 10 July 2019

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First Known Use of original equipment manufacturer

1967, in the meaning defined above

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27 Jun 2021

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“Original equipment manufacturer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/original%20equipment%20manufacturer. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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