Definition of Qwerty

1. Adjective. (alternative capitalization of qwerty) ¹



2. Adjective. Denoting a standard layout of keys on a keyboard for typing, in which the leftmost keys of the top row are Q-W-E-R-T-Y. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Qwerty

1. a standard typewriter keyboard [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Qwerty

quære
quæres
quæries
quæry
quæsita
quæstion
quæstionable
quæstionary
quæstioned
quæstioning
quæstions
quæstor
quæstors
qv
qwerties
qwerty (current term)
qwerty syndrome
qwertys
qwertyuiop
qwertz
qword
qwords
r
r-process
r-tard
r-value
r.
r.c.
r.e.
rBGH

Literary usage of Qwerty

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1. Economics for Real People: An Introduction to the Austrian School by Gene Callahan (2004)
"The Navy study ignored the fact that additional training on qwerty will also ... The qwerty keyboard, far from being deliberately designed to slow down ..."

2. Black Bazaar: Design Dilemmasby Ineke Hans, Ed van Hinte by Ineke Hans, Ed van Hinte (2003)
"Since the beginning of typewriter evolution a coincidence somewhere along the line made qwerty the strongest concept. The most plausible explanation lies in ..."

3. Standards, Conformity Assessment, and Trade Into the 21st Century by National Research Council (1995)
"The arrangement of keys on a typewriter or computer keyboard—the qwerty ... Although no firm or group of firms actively promotes the qwerty standard, ..."

4. Adult Literacy And New Technologies: Tools For A Lifetime by Office of Technology Assessment (1994)
"The "qwerty" typewriter key layout is an example of ... 2 The "qwerty" layout of the keyboard was established to prevent jamming on Charles Latham Sholes* ..."

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