from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A mainframe computer that is among the largest, fastest, or most powerful of those available at a given time.

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  • noun computing Any computer that has a far greater processing power than others of its day; typically they use more than one core and are housed in large clean rooms with high air flow to permit cooling. Typical uses are weather forecasting, nuclear simulations and animations.

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  • noun a mainframe computer that is one of the most powerful available at a given time


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super- +‎ computer



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