Webster's New World Dictionary of Computer Terms

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Bryan Pfaffenberger
Que, 1997 - Reference - 560 pages
Over one million users of Webster's New World Pocket Dictionary have proven that this handy, vinyl format is just right for many reasons. It fits perfectly in a backpack, briefcase, pocket, or purse. Its quality binding holds up under use. And its succinct style gives information quickly. Now slightly expanded in size for greater readability, the Pocket Dictionary is joined by other key references in the same popular format. All Pocket references offer:
-- Compact size with a durable vinyl cover
-- Easy-to-read page and text design
-- Reliable information from the editors of Webster's New World College Dictionary

The best computer dictionary in print, from the biggest names in computer books and dictionaries

Webster's New World combines forces with Que to produce the premier dictionary of computer terms, completely revised and updated in this all-new edition. More than 3,500 computer and Internet terms are defined clearly and concisely. Jargon and acronyms are included and extensively cross-referenced against main entries. Over 100 screen illustrations and line drawings reinforce concepts, and clear tables detail special reference information. A new look and a new trim size give this new edition added readability and authority.
-- Precise, understandable, up-to-date
-- Comprehensive definitions in a compact format
-- Combines the dictionary expertise of Webster's New World with the computer expertise of Que

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
9
Section 3
17
Section 4
46
Section 5
74
Section 6
129
Section 7
168
Section 8
188
Section 21
275
Section 22
279
Section 23
280
Section 24
286
Section 25
304
Section 26
343
Section 27
363
Section 28
373

Section 9
199
Section 10
200
Section 11
201
Section 12
202
Section 13
207
Section 14
208
Section 15
214
Section 16
224
Section 17
241
Section 18
245
Section 19
246
Section 20
273
Section 29
377
Section 30
397
Section 31
407
Section 32
428
Section 33
430
Section 34
433
Section 35
456
Section 36
504
Section 37
526
Section 38
532
Section 39
544
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About the author (1997)

Bryan Pfaffenberger, Ph.D., author of HTML 4 Bible and more than 75 books on personal computing, teaches technical writing and the sociology of technology at the University of Virginia's Division of Technology, Culture, and Communication.

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