- noun (written as QWERTY keyboard)a standard English language key layout. The first six letters on the top left row of keys are QWERTY.
- (written as QWERTY keyboard)The standard English language keyboard. It is named after the first six letters on the top row containing alphabetical characters. Other languages which utilize similar characters usually use a keyboard with a similar layout.
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- noun the layout of keys on a computer keyboard, the first six letters on the top row from the left being QWERTY which gives it its name