abandonware

/ (əˈbændənˌwɛə) /

noun

computer software which is no longer sold or supported by its publisher

Nearby words

  1. abandon,
  2. abandon hope, all ye who enter here,
  3. abandoned,
  4. abandonee,
  5. abandonment,
  6. abapical,
  7. abaptiston,
  8. abarognosis,
  9. abase,
  10. abased

Word Origin for abandonware

C20: from abandon + (soft) ware

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