home computer
noun Date: 1976 a personal computer used in the home

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Home-Computer — Kinder spielen das Videospiel Paperboy an einem Amstrad CPC 464 Heimcomputer in den 80er Jahren Heimcomputer war eine in den 1980er Jahren gebräuchliche Bezeichnung für Computer, die vor allem privat genutzt wurden. Obwohl Heimcomputer als… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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