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million instructions per second
n acronym for
(Units) million instructions per second
million instructions per second: a measure of computer speed.
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|Noun||1.||MIPS - (computer science) a unit for measuring the execution speed of a computer's CPU (but not the whole system); "4 MIPS is 4,000,000 instructions per second"|
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures