1. metalware, as tools, locks, hinges, or cutlery.
2. the mechanical equipment necessary for conducting an activity, usually distinguished from the theory and design that make the activity possible.
3. military weapons and combat equipment.
4. Slang. a weapon carried on one's person: The rougher types were asked to check their hardware at the door.
5. Computers. the mechanical, magnetic, electronic, and electrical devices comprising a computer system, as the CPU, disk drives, keyboa
"products can be hardware."
"licensees can be hardware."
"markets can be hardware."
"makers can be hardware."
"items can be hardware."
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