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hard·ware

(hard'wār),
The electronic component of a computer.

hardware

the tangible parts of a computer, such as chips, boards, wires, transformers, and peripheral devices. See also software.

hardware

Informatics The electronic and mechanical, non-software components of a computer–eg, central processing unit, monitor, disk drives, keyboard, 'peripherals'–eg, printer, modem, scanners Orthopedics Any device–eg, nut, bolt, pin, plate, screw, and wire placed in bone to stabilize a fracture or to anchor a prosthetic joint. See Bone glue.

hardware,

n the mechanical, magnetic, electronic, and electric devices or components of a computer.

hardware

metallic foreign bodies in the reticulum of ruminants, especially in dairy cattle, and the cause of traumatic reticulitis.

hardware disease
traumatic reticuloperitonitis.

Patient discussion about hardware

Q. Has anyone had a spine fusion that failed? Or hardware that failed?

A. Haven't experienced it myself, but here (http://www.spine-health.com/forum/treatments/back-surgery-and-neck-surgery) you may find a discussion about it.

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Parvus Corporation, an electronic hard ware, mechanical hardware and embedded protocol design and manufacturing company, appointed THOMAS G.
On-chip peripherals include 4 serial, ports, glueless memory and I/O inter face, remote cold boot, on-board slave port, 40 parallel I/O lines, 7 different timers, precision pulse generation hard ware, and a battery backable time/date clock.
Holmes, manager of its Advanced General Aviation Transportation Experiment, or AGATE - an industry/government consortium that is creating the concepts, systems, and hard ware to make this possible.
Two main fabrics are represented, fine well-finished, hard ware with limited decoration, mainly confined to the rim and base, which we term 'Knowth Ware', and coarse ware, which is thick-walled, contains large stone inclusions and has limited decoration.
Versions of Rheomolding hard ware have also been developed for extruders and blow molding machines.
Modular design enables full network and software integration of the access points with a HotPort wireless mesh network while at the same time permitting independent physical placement of the hard ware to provide optimal accessibility for Wi-Fi clients.
Tenders are invited for Supply of 33kv and 11 kv disc insulator porcelain type with hard ware feeting
NB - you'll need to a special metal cutting blade (available from hard ware stores or DIY chains) but sizing is fairly easy.
The company develops, markets and supports hard ware and software products for connecting network servers and desktop and notebo ok PCs to corporate networks, host computers and the Internet.
That trend will certainly continue, and will intensify as procrastinators scramble to install Y2K-compatible hard ware and software, although most firms have already completed that transformation.
Kvaser AB, with its domain in Gothenburg, Sweden, is a company developing software and hard ware products for advanced real time systems (RTOS-S), with its core know-how in the CAN-protocol.