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supercomputer

[soo-per-kuh m-pyoo-ter, soo-per-kuh m-pyoo-ter] /ˈsu pər kəmˌpyu tər, ˌsu pər kəmˈpyu tər/
noun
1.
a very fast, powerful mainframe computer, used in advanced military and scientific applications.
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British Dictionary definitions for super computer

supercomputer

/ˌsuːpəkəmˈpjuːtə/
noun
1.
a powerful computer that can process large quantities of data of a similar type very quickly
Derived Forms
supercomputing, noun
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Word Origin and History for super computer

supercomputer

n.

1968, from super- + computer.

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