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OEM

[ oh-ee-em ]
/ ˈoʊˈiˈɛm /
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abbreviation, noun
original equipment manufacturer:
  1. a firm that purchases complex equipment, as computers, from manufacturers and modifies or combines different components for resale.
  2. a firm that manufactures components or parts included in the finished product made by another.
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OEM

abbreviation for
original equipment manufacturer: a computer company whose products are made by customizing basic parts supplied by others
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