word processor

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an application that provides the user with tools needed to write and edit and format text and to send it to a printer

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Until early 1996,"Tetris" licensing rights covered a range of platforms -- electronic organizers, hand-held game machines, scientific calculators, dedicated word processors, home video machines, personal computers, video arcade machines and CD-ROM-based computers.
Specifically designed for embedded applications, this multi-platform Internet software module is incorporated into televisions, set-top boxes, PDAs, dedicated word processors, web phones, Intranet terminals, video game consoles, smart phones, e-mail terminals, car navigation systems and kiosk terminals.
Just as general purpose personal computers replaced dedicated word processors, Windows CE-based portable computers will eventually win out against dedicated portable data terminals.