CPU

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CPU (plural CPUs)

  1. (computer hardware) Initialism of central processing unit.
    Coordinate terms: FPU, GPU, TPU, PPU, MMU
  2. (video games) Any character or entity controlled by the game software.
    Synonym: NPC
  3. (computing, slang) The main computer case containing the central components of a personal computer. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
  4. (nursing education) Initialism of clinical practice unit.

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Japanese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English CPU.

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  • (Tokyo) ーピーユ [shìípííyúꜜù] (Nakadaka – [5])
  • IPA(key): [ɕiːpʲiːjɯ̟ᵝː]

Noun[edit]

C(シー)P(ピー)U(ユー) (shīpīyū

  1. (computer hardware) a CPU

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