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CPU

 
central processing unit (on a computer).

cpu, CPU

abbreviation for central processing unit.

CPU

Abbreviation for:
caudate putamen
central processing unit (!) (Medspeak-UK)
chest pain unit
contracts and purchasing unit (Medspeak-UK)

CPU

Central processing unit Computers The hardware that comprises the 'thinking' part of a computer; the simple-minded often equate the CPU to all the electronic circuitry in the box containing the hard and floppy drives. See Computer.
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Because retail pharmacy has traditionally been a "show me" industry, a lot of folks want to see central fill and central processing in action and review the results before making an investment.
Transportation of gas from Matindok central processing plant will be done to the Donggi Senoro liquefied natural gas plant.
Under the contract, gas from Matindok central processing plant will be transported to the Donggi Senoro liquefied natural gas plant.
2bn contract by BP to build a new central processing facility at the Khazzan gas project in Oman.
Devices in the new West Bridge[TM] family of peripheral controllers function as a companion chip to an embedded central processing unit (CPU) to free it from data-intensive operations.
2 billion, for the central processing facility (CPF) for the Khazzan gas project in the Sultanate.
ERIM also plans regional transfer stations around Mexico to collect, sort and ship e-waste to its central processing plants.
The JV is developing the Timimom Field project 800km southwest of Algiers, and Samsung has received an engineering, procurement, construction and pre-commissioning contract for a 180km pipeline and a central processing facility.
Sasol Petroleum International and its partners have constantly raised the capacity of the gas pipeline and the central processing unit to accommodate increasing demand for gas.
The well is located nearly 30 miles off the northeast coast of Trinidad in water depths of 200 feet, approximately 5 miles east of the central processing platform for the Greater Angostura Field, a BHP Billiton-operated development in Block 2(c), which is adjacent to Block 3(a).
Anticipating market growth in Mozambique, as well as increased demand in South Africa, Sasol Petroleum International and its partners have continually increased the capacity of the central processing unit and the gas pipeline to accommodate growing demand for gas, the group said in a statement.
Contract notice: Supply and installation of screening machines for x-ray control cabin with central processing and tracking tray and tray return system (trs) to brussels national airport

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