year 2000 compliant
year 2000 compliant year 2000 compliant, a. (Computers) having dates fully and properly represented, and not susceptible to failure due to the {year 2000 bug}.

Syn: date compliant. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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