USB USB noun [countable usually singular]
COMPUTING universal serial bus a part of a computer to which you can connect other equipment, for example a printer:

• You can plug your camera into the USB port and move images onto your computer for viewing, printing and editing.

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USB UK US /ˌjuːesˈbiː/ noun [C] IT
ABBREVIATION for universal serial bus: a part of a computer to which other pieces of equipment, such as a printer, camera, etc. can be connected: USB connection/drive/port »

The adapter usefully turns one USB port into four allowing you to connect several gadgets to your PC.


USB adapter/cable/device

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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