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MeSH HeadingMinicomputers
Tree NumberL01.
Annotationdo not confuse with MICROCOMPUTERS; personal computers: index under MICROCOMPUTERS
Scope NoteSmall computers that lack the speed, memory capacity, and instructional capability of the full-size computer but usually retain its programmable flexibility. They are larger, faster, and more flexible, powerful, and expensive than microcomputers.
Allowable QualifiersCL EC ES HI LJ SD SN ST TD UT
Previous Indexing Computers (1966-1979)
History Note91(80); was see under COMPUTERS 1980-90
Date of Entry19790531
Unique IDD008905

MeSH Tree Structures

Information Science [L01]
   Computing Methodologies [L01.224]
      Computer Systems [L01.224.230]
         Computers [L01.224.230.260]
Computer Peripherals [L01.]  +
Computers, Analog [L01.]
Computers, Hybrid [L01.]  +
Computers, Mainframe [L01.]
Computers, Molecular [L01.]
Microcomputers [L01.]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeMinicomputers [L01.]

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