Associations to the word «Cpu»


CPU, noun. (computer hardware) central processing unit
CPU, noun. (video games) Any character or entity controlled by the game software.
CPU, noun. (slang) the main computer case containing the central components of a personal computer
CPU, noun. (nursing education) Clinical practice unit.
CPU TIME, noun. (computing) The length of time that a central processing unit was busy processing instructions for a particular program, function or task
CPU TIMES, noun. Plural of CPU time

Dictionary definition

CPU, noun. (computer science) the part of a computer (a microprocessor chip) that does most of the data processing; "the CPU and the memory form the central part of a computer to which the peripherals are attached".

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