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USB (Universal Serial Bus)


Term
USB (Universal Serial Bus)

Abbreviation
USB

Definition
USB (Universal Serial Bus) is is a plug-and-play interface that allows a computer to communicate with peripheral and other devices. USB-connected devices cover a broad range; anything from keyboards and mice, to music players and flash drives.

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