English version

expansion slot

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Computers
expansion slotexˈpansion ˌslot noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 a place on a computer system circuit board that can hold an expansion card
Examples from the Corpus
expansion slotThe card fits into a free expansion slot on the motherboard.It is very important to have the greatest possible support around the expansion slot area.
From Longman Business Dictionaryexpansion slotexˈpansion ˌslot noun [countable]COMPUTING a CONNECTOR on a computer system board that can hold an expansion cardInternal modems fit into an expansion slot and don’t require a serial port socket.
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