microchip

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From micro- +‎ chip.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

microchip ‎(plural microchips)

  1. Integrated circuit; microprocessor.

Translations[edit]

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]

Borrowing from English microchip, from micro- +‎ chip.

Noun[edit]

microchip m ‎(invariable)

  1. microchip

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English microchip.

Noun[edit]

microchip m (plural microchips)

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

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English microchip.

Noun[edit]

microchip m ‎(plural microchips)

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