|Definition||:||Universal Serial Bus|
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What does USB mean?
Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an interface standard developed for short-distance data communications that define the cables, connectors, and protocols used for connection, communication, and power supply between computers and electronic devices. USB is a plug-and-play interface that allows the easy connection of peripheral devices such as printers, scanners, keyboards, digital cameras, external hard drives and many other peripherals to a computer.