mainframe

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mainframe ‎(plural mainframes)

  1. (computer hardware) A large, powerful computer able to manage very many simultaneous tasks and communicate with very many connected terminals; used by large, complex organizations (such as banks and supermarkets) where continuously sustained operation is vital

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

mainframe m (plural mainframes)

  1. (computer hardware) mainframe (large, powerful computer connected to terminals)

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English.

Noun[edit]

mainframe m ‎(plural mainframes)

  1. (computing) mainframe