Definition of expansion slot in English:

expansion slot

Line breaks: ex¦pan|sion slot

noun

Computing
A place in a computer where an expansion card can be inserted.
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  • The main card body includes a coupling portion for coupling the expansion card to an expansion slot of the computer.
  • If a nurse wants reference programs, he or she should purchase a handheld computer that has an expansion slot for memory.
  • The company designed the card because PDAs typically contain a single expansion slot, and may not have WiFi built in.

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