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hot pluggable

Able to plug a cable or module into electronic equipment that is turned on without causing distortion or damage. See hot swap and XLR connector.

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hot fixhot restart
hot folderhot site
hot grouphot spare
hot insertionhot spot
hot keyhot standby
hot linkhot swap
Hot Mailhot swappable
hot pixelhot topics
hot plugHot topics and trends

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