preferences

Definitions

Economics

  • plural noun the consumer’s choice of goods or services to be bought or action to be carried out

Electronics

  • Within a program, choices a user has for given settings. Used, for instance, to determine how an application will handle certain tasks, the manner in which data is displayed, or which of multiple operating systems will be booted. When no preference is chosen for a given option, the default setting is utilized. Also called options.
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