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groupware

[groop-wair] /ˈgrupˌwɛər/
noun, Computers.
1.
software that allows users on a network to work together and communicate effectively:
Our company uses groupware to share files, databases, calendars, and e-mail.
Origin
1980-1985
1980-85; group+ -ware
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British Dictionary definitions for group ware

groupware

/ˈɡruːpˌwɛə/
noun
1.
software that enables computers within a group or organization to work together, allowing users to exchange electronic-mail messages, access shared files and databases, use video conferencing, etc
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group ware in Culture

groupware definition


Software that permits multiple users at separate work stations to share information. An example of groupware is Lotus® Notes.

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