Definition of sound card in English:

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sound card

Pronunciation: /ˈsound ˌkärd/


A device that can be slotted into a computer to allow the use of audio components for multimedia applications.
Example sentences
  • In the past, people used to buy plenty of add-on computer cards to boost their computers' functions - sound cards, graphic cards, modem cards, USB connectivity cards and so on.
  • Let's be honest, though; games drive the hardware industry, particularly in graphics cards, sound cards and processors.
  • Another feature enables users so inclined to connect their PC sound card to their TV audio output.

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