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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  C.P.U. 
  n  :  (  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  [syn:  {central  processing 
  unit},  {CPU},  {C.P.U.},  {central  processor},  {processor}, 
  {mainframe}] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  CPU 
  n  :  (  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  [syn:  {central  processing 
  unit},  {CPU},  {C.P.U.},  {central  processor},  {processor}, 
  {mainframe}] 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  CPU 
 
    1.  {central  processing  unit}. 
 
  2.  Occasionally  used  (although  less  and  less)  to  refer  to  the 
  {system  unit}. 
 
  (2000-08-10) 
 
 
 
  From  V.E.R.A.  --  Virtual  Entity  of  Relevant  Acronyms  13  March  2001  [vera]: 
 
  CPU 
  Central  Processing  Unit 
 
 




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