computer firmware that directs many basic functions of the operating system, as booting and keyboard control.
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How to use BIOS in a sentence
As the driver BIOS appeared on the jumbo screen, I flashed a toothy grin after noticing that two of them were women.The Moms of Monster Jam Drive Trucks, Buck Macho Culture | Eliza Krigman | November 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
BIOS of Led Zeppelin have noted this, and Page has never denied it.‘No Stairway, Denied!’ Led Zeppelin Lawsuit Winds on Down the Road | Keith Phipps | October 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Labels will give you artist BIOS—with a quick copy and paste, you could provide that info to us, too!25 Things I Want from an Online Music Service (and Almost Never Get) | Ted Gioia | June 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In the memorial sits a three-ring-binder which contains the BIOS of the women who have been killed in Iraq and Afghanistan.The Names You Don’t Hear: Nearly 200 Women Have Died in Iraq and Afghanistan | Kate Hoit | May 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The Independent has entertaining one-sentence BIOS for all of them.
Should he run one further great chance with BIOS,—and if so, by whose assistance?
It was the same BIOS whose nature and drift and ways and methods and aspects engaged them all.Ann Veronica | H. G. Wells
This BIOS had hardly been twelve months on the boards as yet!
"BIOS be d––––," said Sexty, uttering a string of heavy imprecations.