Definition of FireWire in English:

FireWire

Line breaks: Fire|Wire
Pronunciation: /ˈfʌɪəwʌɪə/

noun

[mass noun] trademark
  • A standard high-performance serial bus for connecting digital devices together or to a computer: [as modifier]: a FireWire port
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    • At the bottom of the case are the two USB ports, a FireWire connection and a mic and headphone jack.
    • The image is captured, digitized, and transferred to a PC over a FireWire interface.
    • When we plug in a FireWire drive or a USB storage device (such as a camcorder, an MP3 player or a digital camera), the device shows up on the desktop, in the appropriate applications and in the directory.

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