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mainframe
American English: /ˈmeɪnˌfreɪm/
British English: /ˈmeɪnfreɪm/

Translation of mainframe in Spanish:

noun

  • unidad (feminine) central or principal
    computadora (feminine) or (in Spain also) ordenador (masculine) central
    Example sentences
    • IBM has tried to keep customers interested by adding Linux support to its mainframe boxes.
    • IBM has shuffled a huge chunk of its mainframe support operations off to South Africa in a bid to cut costs.
    • Thirteen years ago, three airlines pooled their mainframe computing systems and created Worldspan.

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