English-Swedish translation of peripheral

Translation of the word peripheral from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

peripheral in Swedish

generaladjective periferisk
  importanceadjective perifer, oväsentlig
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Definitions of peripheral
1. peripheral - (computer science) electronic equipment connected by cable to the CPU of a computer; "disk drives and printers are important peripherals"
  electronic equipment equipment that involves the controlled conduction of electrons (especially in a gas or vacuum or semiconductor)
  computing device, computing machine, data processor, electronic computer, information processing system, computer a machine for performing calculations automatically
  computer science, computing the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
  data input device, input device a device that can be used to insert data into a computer or other computational device
  output device electronic or electromechanical equipment connected to a computer and used to transfer data out of the computer in the form of text, images, sounds, or other media
  printer a machine that prints
1. peripheral - on or near an edge or constituting an outer boundary; the outer area; "Russia's peripheral provinces"; "peripheral suburbs"
  central in or near a center or constituting a center; the inner area; "a central position"
  circumferential lying around or just outside the edges or outskirts; "circumferential highways around cities"
  fringy, marginal at or constituting a border or edge; "the marginal strip of beach"
  encircling skirting
  off-base located outside a military base; "off-base housing"
2. peripheral - related to the key issue but not of central importance; "a peripheral interest"; "energy is far from a peripheral issue in the economy"; "peripheral issues"
  incident, incidental falling or striking of light rays on something; "incident light"
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A peripheral is a device attached to a host computer, but not part of it, and is more or less dependent on the host. It expands the host's capabilities, but does not form part of the core computer architecture. Examples are computer printers, image scanners, tape drives, microphones, loudspeakers, webcams, and digital cameras.

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