multiprocessor
noun see multiprocessing

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • multiprocessor — [mul΄ti präses΄ər] n. a computer system having two or more central processing units, each sharing main memory and peripherals, in order to simultaneously process programs * * * …   Universalium

  • multiprocessor — (n.) also multi processor, 1961, from MULTI (Cf. multi ) + PROCESSOR (Cf. processor) …   Etymology dictionary

  • multiprocessor — [mul΄ti präses΄ər] n. a computer system having two or more central processing units, each sharing main memory and peripherals, in order to simultaneously process programs …   English World dictionary

  • Multiprocessor — Computer system having two or more processing units (Multiple Processors) each sharing main memory and peripherals, in order to simultaneously process programs.[1][2][3] Sometimes the term Multiprocessor is confused with the term Multiprocessing …   Wikipedia

  • multiprocessor — noun A computer that has multiple CPUs or execution units under an integrated control. See Also: multiprocessing …   Wiktionary

  • multiprocessor — n. systems that has several processors that work together …   English contemporary dictionary

  • multiprocessor — noun a computer with more than one central processor …   English new terms dictionary

  • multiprocessor — mul·ti·processor …   English syllables

  • multiprocessor —    System possessing two or more communicating processing units …   IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations

  • multiprocessor — noun a computer that uses two or more processing units under integrated control • Hypernyms: ↑digital computer …   Useful english dictionary

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