Advertisement - Continue reading below

Definition of "closed-source" [closed-source]

  • Whose constituent makeup, or source code, is not made publicly available. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "closed-source" in a sentence
  • "‘Open-source’ textbooks would be just as able to synthesize and publish that knowledge as ‘closed-source’ ones."
  • "The protocols on all of these systems are closed-source the last I remember (2000 was the last time I touched a PLC)."
  • "I believe VMWare, qemu and the closed-source version of virtualbox all provide USB support."
Words like "closed-source"