the ultimate user for whom a machine, as a computer, or product, as a computer program, is designed.
When Does Summer Really End?So when the rest and relaxation is shooed away for cooler days and the start of school, it’s easy to forget that the summer season is far from over.
Origin of end user
First recorded in 1960–65
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Examples from the Web for end user
Rather than accept the idea that end-user devices have become a commodity, Dell continues to invest in their value.
These trends are making the expertise and development of PCs and other end-user technologies even more important, not less so.
British Dictionary definitions for end user
- (in international trading) the person, organization, or nation that will be the ultimate recipient of goods, esp such as arms or advanced technology
- (as modifier)an end-user certificate
computing the ultimate destination, such as a program or operator, of information that is being transferred within a system
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