Associations to the word «Microprocessor»


MICROPROCESSOR, noun. (computer hardware) the entire CPU of a computer on a single integrated circuit (chip).

Dictionary definition

MICROPROCESSOR, noun. Integrated circuit semiconductor chip that performs the bulk of the processing and controls the parts of a system; "a microprocessor functions as the central processing unit of a microcomputer"; "a disk drive contains a microprocessor to handle the internal functions of the drive".

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope