Definition of 'operating system'
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She went to the network bench, where the operating system - which she had helped tweak - was controlled. DALE BROWN'S DREAMLAND (5) STRIKE ZONE (2004)
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Translations for 'operating system'
British English: operating system NOUN
The operating system of a computer is its most basic program, which it needs in order to function and run other programs.
- American English: operating system
- Brazilian Portuguese: sistema operacional
- Chinese: 操作系统
- European Spanish: sistema operativo
- French: système d'exploitation
- German: Betriebssystem
- Italian: sistema operativo
- Japanese: オペレーティング・システム
- Korean: > 운영 체제컴퓨터
- European Portuguese: sistema operacional
- Spanish: sistema operativo
Definition of operating system from the Collins English Dictionary
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