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Yesterday the swastikas were removed and military hardware hidden before visitors arrived. The Sun (2016)He said it would also be easier for hackers to inspect software and hardware to identify vulnerabilities and steal sensitive data. The Sun (2016)This will include hardware, software and interfaces. Computing (2010)Computing: Who do you provide test hardware and software to? Computing (2010)It has great hardware and software support and compatibility, and performance is great too, ” said one. Computing (2010)MPS involves outsourcing not only hardware, software and supplies, but also the servicing and support. Computing (2010)Additionally, many of the IT personnel overseeing the hardware and software pieces of the platform will be close to retirement. Computing (2010)Security is an ongoing challenge for any IT department, but there are many different hardware and software platforms available to help. Computing (2010)Kenya also lacks a serious manufacturing sector that can build products and computer hardware. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The biennial arms fair showcases military hardware from companies around the world. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They bought hardware and software from vendors and hired service providers to maintain them. Times, Sunday Times (2009) Military hardware is important to the regime. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The key terms in computers are software and hardware. Christianity Today (2000)Its hardware and software offer huge advances that are a match for any other smartphone. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Its biggest cost is acquiring computer hardware and software. Times, Sunday Times (2007)And two pieces of hardware: a heavy frying pan and a lid. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You can't just pop down to the hardware shop and buy a spare set. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This will list your computer 's hardware. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The Warrior itself is a superb piece of military hardware. Broken Lives (1993)In many cases the software or hardware provider will run the venture on a day-to-day basis. THE STRATEGY MACHINE (2002) Heavy hardware and big machines are also a part of science, but not the most important part. Infinite in All Directions (1989)It doesn't occur to him this highlights our lack of military hardware rather than a surfeit of hooves. The Sun (2013)But do we want and expect to remain a world power, with all the military hardware that implies? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Is he shopping for hardware? Times, Sunday Times (2014)The relationship between the built-in process and the role of the environment is a little like the difference between computer hardware and software. The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)Couture is available in more than 2,000 combinations of outer case, inner fabrics and metal hardware. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But some computer hardware and accessories are up to 33 per cent less on the Staples website. The Sun (2014)They come in the sort of 1970s colours you rarely find outside French hardware shops. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You have probably also installed more advanced software, which is demanding more from your computer 's hardware. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But what's caused the fuss is not the transfer of hardware and equipment, but the transfer of the imagination. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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British English: hardware /ˈhɑːdˌwɛə/ NOUN
Computer hardware is computer equipment as opposed to the programs that are written for it. Printers and monitors are computer hardware.
Hardware is the solidly physical portion of any computer system.
- American English: hardware
- Arabic: عَتادُ الـحاسُوبِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: hardware
- Chinese: 硬件
- Croatian: hardver
- Czech: hardware
- Danish: hardware
- Dutch: hardware
- European Spanish: hardware
- Finnish: rautatavarat
- French: matériel outils
- German: Haushaltswaren
- Greek: υλικό υπολογιστή
- Italian: hardware
- Japanese: ハードウェア
- Korean: 철물
- Norwegian: maskinvare
- Polish: osprzęt
- European Portuguese: ferramenta
- Romanian: hardwareechipament IT
- Russian: аппаратная часть
- Spanish: ferretería
- Swedish: järnvaror
- Thai: เครื่องใช้ที่ทำด้วยโลหะ
- Turkish: hırdavat
- Ukrainian: обладнання
- Vietnamese: phần cứng
Definition of hardware from the Collins English Dictionary
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