video games

video game

noun
1.
any of various games played using a microcomputer with a keyboard and often joysticks to manipulate changes or respond to the action or questions on the screen.
2.
any of various games played using a microchip-controlled device, as an arcade machine or hand-held toy.
Also called electronic game.


Origin:
1970–75

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video game
 
n
any of various games that can be played by using an electronic control to move points of light or graphical symbols on the screen of a visual display unit

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