QWERTY

Definition : Standard keyboard/typewriter layout, order of the first six keys on the top left letter row of the keyboard
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What does QWERTY mean?

QWERTY is a keyboard layout, the arrangement of keys on a computer keyboard or typewriter. The name “QWERTY” derives from the order of the first six keys on the top left letter row of the keyboard (Q, W, E, R, T and Y). QWERTY keyboard was designed by Christopher Sholes, the inventor of the typewriter.