TWAIN

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Computing

Electronics

  • A de-facto programming interface standard for use with image-capturing devices such as scanners and digital cameras. Currently it is considered an acronym for technology Without An Interesting Name, although the word twain was originally meant to convey the difficulties software had in bridging between image-capturing devices and computers.
  • acronym forTechnology Without An Interesting Name
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