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Linux

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  1. a Unix-like computer operating system family which uses the Linux kernel

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 15, 2008
  2. commonly pronounced in English; variants exist

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  3. one of the most prominent examples of free software and open source development; typically all the underlying source code can be freely modified, used, and redistributed by anyone

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  4. Predominantly known for its use in servers, it is installed on a wide variety of computer hardware, ranging from embedded devices and mobile phones to supercomputers

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  5. The name "Linux" comes from the Linux kernel, originally written in 1991 by Linus Torvalds

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