abbreviation for central processing unit

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CPU UK US /ˌsiːpiːˈjuː/ noun [C]
IT ABBREVIATION for central processing unit: the part of a computer that controls all the other parts: »

The motherboard and CPU are the brains of your PC, so selecting these components is probably the most important decision you'll make.

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  • CPU — CPU …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • CPU-Z — Entwickler CPUID Aktuelle Version 1.58 (24. Juni 2011) Betriebssystem Windows Kategorie Systemprogramm Lizenz …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • CPU-Z — 1.54 в среде …   Википедия

  • CPU — CPU, cpu c.p.u. . abbr. 1. (Computers) The {central processing unit}, that part of the electronic circuitry of a computer in which the arithmetic and logical operations are performed on input data, which are thereby converted to output data; it… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • CPU-Z — 1.55 with overclocked processor under Windows 7 beta Developer(s) CPUID Stable release 1.58 / June 24, 2011; 4 months ago …   Wikipedia

  • CPU — (el. cpu) sb., CPU’en, CPU’er, CPU’erne (IT processor), i sms. CPU , fx CPU blæser …   Dansk ordbog

  • CPU — [sē′pē′yo͞o′] n. central processing unit: also cpu …   English World dictionary

  • CPU — Abreviatura de complejo prematuro de la unión. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • CPU — sigla ES ingl. Central Processing Unit, unità centrale di elaborazione, il processore di un calcolatore elettronico …   Dizionario italiano

  • CPU — 〈engl. [si:pi:ju:] EDV; Abk. für engl.〉 Central Processing Unit (zentrale Verarbeitungseinheit) eines Computers, übernimmt die Ablaufsteuerung der Zentraleinheit …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

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