short card

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short card definition

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A half-length IBM PC expansion card or adaptor that will fit in one of the two short slots located toward the right rear of a standard chassis (tucked behind the floppy disk drives).
See also: tall card.
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(1998-07-08)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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