microprogram


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microprogram

(ˈmaɪkrəʊˌprəʊɡræm)
n
(Computer Science) computing a sequence of microinstructions that controls the operation of an arithmetic and logic unit so that machine code instructions are executed
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Field of Logical Conditions (FLC) contains the code of logic conditions (LC) [[chi].sub.1] [member of] X = {[[chi].sub.1], ..., [[chi].sub.L]}, Which defines the transitions of the MicroProgram With word length L.
The structured table of transitions of the controlling microprogram Mealy automaton of the automated pulse control device for the speeds of the multimotor asynchronous drive with the use of bidirectional shift registers and resistance boxes allowed us to determine the:
As the machine clock was as low as 6.67MHz, this meant that one inference step needed 16 microprogram steps.
* microprogram and hardware support for Gamma can help make SETL an efficient programming tool, etc.
The fragment defines a complex macroinstruction implemented in the form of a parallel microprogram. The latter represents a sequence of parallel microinstructions with separate fields for each FU.

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