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out of the box

Hardware that has just been removed from its original carton and plugged in or software just removed from its original package and installed. See OOBE. See also outside the box.



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OTT videooutboard
OUIoutboard DAC
OUMoutbound link
out boxoutbound marketing
out-of-bandoutbox
out-of-band dataoutdent
out-of-band patchouter join
out of boxoutlier
out of memoryoutlier detection
out-of-process serveroutline font

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