job-oriented terminal


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job-oriented terminal

[¦jäb ¦ȯr·ē‚ent·əd ′tər·mən·əl]
(computer science)
A terminal, such as a point-of-sale terminal, at which data taken directly from a source can enter a communication network directly.
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