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liveware

noun
  1. the programmers, systems analysts, operating staff, and other personnel working in a computer systemCompare hardware (def. 2), software
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Word Origin and History for liveware

n.

"people," 1966, computer-programmer jargon, from live (adj.) + ending abstracted from software, etc.

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