parallel port

noun

Definition of parallel port

: a port used to connect devices (such as a computer and a peripheral) for transmitting information in parallel

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First Known Use of parallel port

1978, in the meaning defined above

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“Parallel port.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/parallel%20port. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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