systems software


noun

Computers. a collection of system programs for use with a particular computer system.

Nearby words

  1. systems analysis,
  2. systems analyst,
  3. systems disk,
  4. systems engineer,
  5. systems engineering,
  6. systems theory,
  7. systole,
  8. systolic,
  9. systolic gallop,
  10. systolic murmur

Origin of systems software

First recorded in 1975–80

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