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noun, plural PDFs for 2. Computers.
1.
a file format that makes it possible to display text and graphics in the same fixed layout on any computer screen.
2.
a document or file in this format.
Origin of PDF
P(ortable) D(ocument) F(ormat)
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PDF

abbreviation
1.
portable document format: a format in which documents may be viewed
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Word Origin and History for PDF

pdf

by 1992, initialism for portable document format, a generic term.

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The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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