CPU

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English[edit]

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CPU (plural CPUs)

  1. (computer hardware) Initialism of central processing unit.

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Noun[edit]

CPU (plural CPUs)

  1. (video games) Any character or entity controlled by the game software.
  2. (slang) The main computer case containing the central components of a personal computer. (Can we add an example for this sense?)

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  • (videogames): NPC

Noun[edit]

CPU (plural CPUs)

  1. (nursing education) Clinical practice unit.

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Japanese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English CPU.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Tokyo) ーピーユ [shìípííyúꜜù] (Nakadaka - [5])
  • IPA(key): [ɕiːpiːjɨᵝː]

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CPU (katakana シーピーユー, rōmaji shīpīyū)

  1. (computer hardware) a CPU

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