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CPU

abbr.
central processing unit
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CPU

abbreviation for
(Computer Science) central processing unit
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CPU

central processing unit: the key component of a computer system, containing the circuitry necessary to interpret and execute program instructions. Compare microprocessor.
[1965–70]
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CPU

Abbreviation of central processing unit
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CPU

(Central Processing Unit). Circuits controlling all parts of a computer where calculations occur.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.CPU - (computer science) the part of a computer (a microprocessor chip) that does most of the data processingCPU - (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"
CPU board, mother board - the main circuit board for a computer
electronic equipment - equipment that involves the controlled conduction of electrons (especially in a gas or vacuum or semiconductor)
computer hardware, hardware - (computer science) the mechanical, magnetic, electronic, and electrical components making up a computer system
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
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Translations
وِحْدَة المُعالَجَـه المركزيَّـه
centrální řídící jednotka
centralenhedcentralprocessorCPU
központi feldolgozó egység
centralais procesors
merkezî işlem birimi

CPU

N ABBR (Comput) =central processing unitUPC f, UCP f
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CPU

abbr of central processing unitCPU f, → Zentraleinheit f
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CPU

(ˌsiː piː ˈjuː) noun (abbreviation)
Central Processing Unit; a central computer unit that controls the activities of other units connected to it.
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Washington, Feb 8 ( ANI ): Researchers have come up with a new technology that allows graphics processing units (GPUs) and central processing units (CPUs) on a single chip to combine, thus boosting processor performance by an average of over 20 percent.
Heterogeneous HPC system is one type of high-performance computing (HPC) system which mainly contains some different kinds of CPU working together in cooperative fashion to solve problems [1].The heterogeneous architecture is proposed in HPC by combining high-frequency CPUs and low-frequency CPUs into one system [11, 12], for reasonable optimization objective in terms of performance and energy.
This time, I want to talk about computing power and multicore CPUs. Moore's Law famously states that the numbers of transistors in an integrated circuit will double every 18-24 months.
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Advanced Micro Devices will put more focus on tightly integrating graphics processor cores into mainstream servers starting 2012 as it tries to increase system performance, a company executive said.<p>Mainstream servers in the future could have a combination of graphics processors and CPUs in servers as applications take advantage of thousands of GPU cores, said Gina Longoria, director of the product management and workstation division at AMD.
The polycarbonate-based thermoplastic polyurethanes (CPUs) are becoming popular these days because of their excellent resistance to heat, hydrolysis, abrasion, and ultraviolet radiation in comparison with ether series (12), (13).