from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or designating a configuration of typewriter or computer keyboard keys arranged to increase the speed and ease of typing, the home row of keys being for the characters A, O, E, U, I, D, H, T, N, and S.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Describing an optimized keyboard layout in which the alphabet is arranged in the order PYFGCRL on the top row, AOEUIDHTNS on the middle, or home, row, and QJKXBMWVZ on the bottom row, thus placing the letters most frequently used in the home row. Many variants on Dvorak layouts also exist, including keyboards for right-hand-only and left-hand-only-typists.
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- n. Czech composer who combined folk elements with traditional forms (1841-1904)
After August Dvorak (1894-1975), American educator.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Named for inventor August Dvorak. (Wiktionary)