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CPU is a piece of computer hardware

Hardware is a general term for the physical artifacts of a technology. It may also mean the physical components of a computer system, in the form of computer hardware.

Hardware historically meant the metal parts and fittings that were used to make wooden products stronger, more functional, longer lasting and easier to fabricate or assemble.[citation needed]

Modern hardware stores typically sell equipment such as keys, locks, hinges, latches, corners, handles, wire, chains, plumbing supplies, tools, utensils, cutlery and machine parts, especially when they are made of metal.[citation needed]

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See also hardware

German

Noun

Hardware f. (genitive Hardware, no plural)

  1. (computing) hardware

Simple English

For the computer term, see Computer hardware.

Hardware is the artifacts of a technology.

It can be equipment such as fasteners, keys, locks, hinges, latches, handles, wire, chains, plumbing supplies, tools, utensils, cutlery, screws and machine parts, especially when they are made of metal.

In slang, hardware can be military equipment, or electronic equipment, or computer equipment.








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