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computerese

[ kuhm-pyoo-tuh-reez, -rees ]
/ kəmˌpyu təˈriz, -ˈris /
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noun Digital Technology.
the jargon and technical terms associated with computers and their operation.
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Origin of computerese

First recorded in 1955–60; computer + -ese
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