[ oh-ee-em ]
/ ˈoʊˈiˈɛm /
original equipment manufacturer:
- a firm that purchases complex equipment, as computers, from manufacturers and modifies or combines different components for resale.
- a firm that manufactures components or parts included in the finished product made by another.
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British Dictionary definitions for OEM
original equipment manufacturer: a computer company whose products are made by customizing basic parts supplied by others
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