microchip

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

micro- +‎ chip

Noun[edit]

microchip (plural microchips)

  1. integrated circuit; microprocessor.

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Verb[edit]

microchip (third-person singular simple present microchips, present participle microchipping, simple past and past participle microchipped)

  1. (transitive) To fit (an animal) with a microchip.
    • 1997, Paulette Cooper, Paul Noble, Jack Fleming, 277 Secrets Your Cat Wants You to Know
      Still, doing something to protect your cat is better than doing nothing, so you should have your cat microchipped in the groin area with a registered ID.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English micro- +‎ chip

Noun[edit]

microchip m (invariable)

  1. microchip

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

microchip m (plural microchips)

  1. (electronics) microchip (small plate with a set of electronic circuits)

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