antivirus definition

  • noun:
    • an application system built to identify and remove a known or possible trojan.
    • A piece of computer software which is used to identify, erase and or counteract computer-based viruses.
    • an application program made to identify and remove a known or potential trojan.
    • a bit of pc software that is used to identify, delete as well as counteract computer-based viruses.

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "antivirus"
  • Cross Reference for "antivirus"
  • Same Context for "antivirus"
  • Urban Dictionary for "antivirus"
65 votes

How would you define antivirus?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!