integrated circuit

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integrated circuit

a circuit, such as a computer chip, whose components are fabricated on a single semiconductor substrate.
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My mum did not have any form of identification on her, so the police decided to check the dog for an Mona | |with one of her pet dogs electronic chip.
As such, the method offers promise for future so-called 'lab-on-a-chip' technology, as in using electronic chips to analyse biological samples for medical and environmental applications.
However, the only company that produced the electronic chip is no longer in business.
These tags--an electronic chip contains a unique animal ID number that can be accessed with an electronic reader--are what the cattle industry is lobbying USDA for in the NAIS program.
Aircraft maker Boeing Co could reportedly be fined by the US State Department after selling aircraft to China and other countries without an export licence for an electronic chip with defence applications.
The patented bottle contains an electronic chip that sends a text to a secure central server when a dose has been missed or the cap is opened too soon after the previous dose.
It's even less likely that you've replaced your central processing unit (CPU)--that's the electronic chip which is the computer's brain, so your computer probably is running far slower than new machines.
Each volunteer will receive a smart card that contains their details on an electronic chip.
An electronic chip being developed will rapidly pinpoint whether a patient has flu, dengue fever, SARS or other respiratory illnesses.
Electronic chip maker, Intel, has announced its upcoming wireless computer technology will be brand named Centrino.
By coupling this beam projector with a light sensitive electronic chip, the same micro scanning system can be used as a kind of miniature electronic camera for applications like bar-code reading, endoscopy or high magnification machine vision systems.
Those who register online will receive an electronic chip card and name badge (which will be mailed no earlier than August 2001).

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