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Synonyms for CPU

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. central processing unit, CPU, C.P.U., central processor, processor, mainframe(noun)

    (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"

    central processing unit, mainframe computer, processor, central processor, mainframe


  1. CPU(noun)


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cpus, uct, cpu-intensive


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