Definition of plug-compatible in English:



  • Relating to or denoting computing equipment which is compatible with devices or systems produced by different manufacturers, to the extent that it can be plugged in and operated successfully.

    ‘the leading computer firms have been making machines which are plug-compatible with those already on the market’


  • A piece of plug-compatible computing equipment.

    • ‘The claims boiled down to plug-compatible, better performance, and lower prices for the BCC drives.’