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Peripheral
2010-09-17 11:51:29

A peripheral is a piece of equipment that is attached to a host computer without being a part of it and is instead dependent on the host. It broadens the capabilities of the host, but does not form part of the core computer architecture. Common examples of peripherals include computer printers, scanners, headphones, speakers, and webcams. Some peripheral devices can be attached directly to the...

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dipsas
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.