noun (wikipedia, plugin)
Translations: See: plugin
- (computing) A computer program module or device that interacts with another to add a specific function, or to support a specific file format or device; a plugin.
Etymology: From verb to plug in.
- designed to be plugged into an electrical power outlet or circuit
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