hard-wired definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- directly connected to a computer: a hard-wired terminal
- designating or of a computer device with permanently wired circuitry for performing certain tasks
- biologically or genetically predetermined, rather than resulting from the effects of experience or environment
Also written hardwired