Definition of serial port noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


serial port

BrE BrE//ˈsɪəriəl pɔːt//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsɪriəl pɔːrt//
(computing) Computer hardware
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a point on a computer where you connect a device such as a mouse that sends or receives data one bit at a time See related entries: Computer hardware
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: serial port