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device independence

[di′vīs ‚in·də′pen·dəns]
(computer science)
Property of a computer program whose successful execution (without recompilation) does not depend on the type of physical unit associated with a given logical unit employed by the program.
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Device independence is a cornerstone in mobile application development.
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