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Definition of password noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    password

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    noun
    NAmE//ˈpæswərd//
     
     
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  1. 1a secret word or phrase that you need to know in order to be allowed into a place
  2. 2 (computing) a series of letters and/or numbers that you must type into a computer or computer system in order to be able to use it Enter a username and password to get into the system.
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