central processor


central processor
high-powered data processor controlling all major calculations and functions

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • central processor — ˌcentral ˈprocessor noun [countable] COMPUTING another name for a central processing unit: • The PC s central processor is used to perform the calculations that end up as images on your monitor. * * * central processor UK US noun [C] IT ► a …   Financial and business terms

  • central processor — 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 • Syn: ↑central processing unit, ↑CPU,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • central processor — centrinis procesorius statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. central processor; central processoring unit vok. Koordinationsprozessor, m; Zentraleinheit, f; zentraler Prozessor, m; Zentralprozessor, m rus. центральный процессор, m pranc …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • central processor — centrinis procesorius statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Pagrindinė kompiuterio dalis, valdanti visą kompiuterį. Procesorių esti įvairių tipų, nes ir kompiuteriai įvairūs. Tačiau praktiškai į kiekvieną centrinį procesorių įeina ↑valdymo… …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • Central Processor Unit — …   Википедия

  • processor — pro‧ces‧sor [ˈprəʊsesə ǁ ˈprɑːsesər] noun [countable] 1. COMPUTING the central part of a computer that does the calculations on the information put into it: • an Intel Pentium III processor • systems that need a big expensive central processor to …   Financial and business terms

  • central processing unit — ➔ unit * * * central processing unit UK US noun [C] (also central processor) IT ► a CPU(Cf. ↑CPU) …   Financial and business terms

  • central processing unit — (also central processor) ► NOUN ▪ the part of a computer in which operations are controlled and executed …   English terms dictionary

  • central processing unit — 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 • Syn: ↑CPU, ↑C.P.U., ↑central processor …   Useful english dictionary

  • central — adj. 1 of, at, or forming the centre. 2 from the centre. 3 chief, essential, most important. Phrases and idioms: Central America the isthmus joining North and South America. central bank a national bank issuing currency etc. central heating a… …   Useful english dictionary