Definition of Computer game

1. Noun. A game played against a computer.

Exact synonyms: Video Game
Generic synonyms: Game
Specialized synonyms: Virtual Reality

Definition of Computer game

1. Noun. An electronic game, especially a game played using a general purpose computer (as opposed to a game console). ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Computer Game

computer business
computer chess
computer chip
computer circuit
computer code
computer communication networks
computer database
computer dealer
computer display
computer engineering
computer error
computer expert
computer file
computer file name
computer filename
computer game (current term)
computer games
computer graphics
computer guru
computer hardware
computer industry
computer keyboard
computer language
computer languages
computer literacies
computer literacy
computer literate
computer memory
computer memory unit
computer menu

Literary usage of Computer game

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Kids And Media@the New Millennium: A Comprehensive National Analysis of by Donald F. Roberts (1999)
"Since very few African American and Hispanic 2-7 year- olds played computer games the previous day, we limit comparison of racial/ethnic group computer game ..."

2. The Second Australasian Conference on Interactive Entertainment: Proceedings by Yusuf Pisan, SIGART. (2005)
"Keywords computer game, value, interactivity, semiotics 1. ... BACKGROUND The concept of value is ever-present in computer game research. ..."

3. Prevention Plus II: Tools for Creating and Sustaining Drug-Free Communities (1994)
"The computer game brings community leaders (ie, health care providers, police, and school personnel) together and provides an opportunity for them to view ..."

4. Endocrine Evaluation by Ian Ramsey, Anna Tebb (2006)
"INTRODUCTION It takes time to play a computer game. Whether it be a few minutes for a quick game of solitaire or the 100's of hours it may take to explore ..."

5. Expertise in Design: Design Thinking Rresearh Symposium 6 by Yusuf Pisan, Nigel Cross, Ernest A. Edmonds (2003)
"In this study we found that a computer game may reinforce learning of an historical event with the presentation of a proactive and interactive learning ..."

6. Open Source Democracy: how online communication is changing offline politics by Douglas Rushkoff (2003)
"It is akin to the experience of a computer game player. At first, a gamer will play a video or computer game by the rules. He'll read the manual, ..."

7. Mediapolis: popular Culture and the Cityby Alex de Jong, Marc Schuilenburg by Alex de Jong, Marc Schuilenburg (2006)
"News Tribune, 'Hezbollah computer game takes propaganda war on Israel to virtual battlefield' (2004), ..."

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