follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

MS DOS

[em-es daws, -dos] /ˈɛmˌɛs ˈdɔs, -ˈdɒs/
noun, Trademark.
1.
an operating system for personal computers, originally developed by Microsoft for IBM computers.
Also, MS-DOS.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for ms-dos

MS-DOS

/ɛmˈɛsˈdɒs/
noun
1.
trademark (computing) a type of disk operating system
Word Origin
C20: from M(icro)s(oft), the company that developed it, + DOS
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
ms-dos in Technology
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
Cite This Source
Related Abbreviations for ms-dos

MS-DOS

Microsoft Disk Operating System
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for MS DOS

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for ms

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with ms-dos

Nearby words for ms-dos