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computer game

n
(Computer Science) any of various electronic games that are played by manipulating an input device in response to the graphics on the screen
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.computer game - a game played against a computercomputer game - a game played against a computer  
game - an amusement or pastime; "they played word games"; "he thought of his painting as a game that filled his empty time"; "his life was all fun and games"
virtual reality - a hypothetical three-dimensional visual world created by a computer; user wears special goggles and fiber optic gloves etc., and can enter and move about in this world and interact with objects as if inside it
Translations
počítačová hra
computerspil
tietokonepeli
kompjuterska igra
コンピューターゲーム
컴퓨터 게임
dataspel
เกมส์คอมพิวเตอร์
trò chơi trên máy tính

computer game

ncomputer game m inv, videogioco per computer

computer game

لَعْبَة اِلِكْتُرونِيَّة počítačová hra computerspil Computerspiel παιχνίδι για υπολογιστή juego de computadora, juego de ordenador tietokonepeli jeu vidéo kompjuterska igra videogioco コンピューターゲーム 컴퓨터 게임 computerspel dataspill gra komputerowa jogo de computador компьютерная игра dataspel เกมส์คอมพิวเตอร์ bilgisayar oyunu trò chơi trên máy tính 电脑游戏
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