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IRIX definition

operating system
/ir'iks/ The main operating system used by Silicon Graphics workstations and servers. IRIX is multiprocessor and multi-threaded. It incorporates substantial functionality from UNIX System V, Release 4.1 and 4.2.
(1997-06-17)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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