noun[mass noun] informal
The technical language and jargon used in computing and computer science.
- I don't try to talk legalese to them; they shouldn't try to talk computerese to me.
- Many of these books are geared to people just starting out - in computerese, you are known as a ‘newbie.’
- With terminology cribbed from 1960s computerese, DNA was suggested as the source of both data and instructions.
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