Definition of word processor in English:

word processor

Syllabification: word proc·es·sor

noun

  • A program or machine for storing, manipulating, and formatting text entered from a keyboard and providing a printout.
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    • At times like this, a suite of office software with a word processor, a spreadsheet and a selection of other handy office tools comes into its own.
    • In addition to the usual bug fixes, the update is said to add not only a web browser and an email program, but a word processor and a spreadsheet.
    • It also allows the user to copy and paste the text into a word processor, email or clipboard.

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