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New software that has been announced or marketed but has not been produced.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
a product, esp. computer software, that is announced and promoted while it is still in development and that may never come to market.
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Software that has been promoted for a long period but never becomes available for use.
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