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Noun Concept
Categories: Electronics stubs, Computer peripherals
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peripheral  peripheral device  computer peripheral  peripheral equipment
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Electronic equipment external to the circuit board that contains the CPU of a computer WordNet 2020
A peripheral or peripheral device is an auxiliary device used to put information into and get information out of the computer. Wikipedia
An optional computer hardware component that significantly supplements or enhances the functionality of the original unit Wikipedia Disambiguation
Hardware device which attaches to a computer and which provided input, output, storage or communication facilities Wikidata
A device attached to a host computer but not part of it, and is more or less dependent on the host. OmegaWiki
A peripheral device. Wiktionary
An electronic device that is outside the computer's system unit (external to the computer's enclosing case), but used by the computer to which it is connected, such as a printer or a scanner. Wiktionary
Device that is outside the computer's system unit. Wiktionary (translation)
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Disk drives and printers are important peripherals WordNet 3.0