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pro·ces·sor

(prō'ses-sŏr),
A device that converts one form of energy into another form of energy or one form of material into another form of material.

processor

pro·ces·sor

(pros'es-sŏr)
A device that converts one form of energy into another form of energy or one form of material into another form of material.

processor

(pros'es-or)
1. In radiology, a machine that helps to convert the latent image to a visible image. In digital radiology, it consists of a unit designed to convert a latent image into a visible image by computerized measurements from image detection equipment. In conventional radiology, it consists of a transporter, electrical system, temperature control, circulation system, and dryer.
3. That portion of a computer's central processing unit that analyzes and prepares information for display.
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Furthermore, the Neural Processing Unit gives users peace of mind and reassurance about their phone's ability to keep up with their long days effectively and safely.
In the above mentioned example, parallelism cannot be employed efficiently and both the central processing unit and the graphics processing unit use multiple threads to compensate for this drawback.
He said Dates Processing Unit was an important step for bolstering investment and putting on agriculture on modern lines.
Doshi, chief managing director of the company which operates in 15 countries, said the Patna unit was the company's fifth diamond processing unit after South Africa, Bostawana, Mumbai and Surat.
Renault SA (EURONEXT:RNO), a France-based automaker, and Japan-based Nissan Motor Company (NASDAQ:NSANY) (TYO: 7201), are establishing a 300-seat knowledge processing unit in Chennai's Mahindra World City Special Economic Zone, Times of India has reported, citing sources.
He called for immediate support to private sector for the establishment of the processing unit and cold chain to enable fish farmers for timely supply of the quality commodity to the market for consumers Similarly, he said that the Trout fish farmers are importing trout eggs and quality trout fish feed, which is imported from the United States.
KU) has started building a new diesel processing unit at its refinery in Port Dickson, around 90 km from Kuala Lumpur.
The fiberexK72 comes with closed-loop screw core tempering, a fully insulated processing unit, AC drive and an easy-to-operate vacuum unit with a twin filter as standard.
The LGA-3500, by Teledyne, is comprised of a laser transmitter, receiver, and a central processing unit.
The plant boasts a processing unit with a capacity of 800MSCFD from which a total of 1,600 MSCFD of natural gas will send feed gas to the GTL core unit to produce 140,000 barrels per day.
TRACEABILITY from field to plate is what one Gwynedd farm can now offer their customers with the opening of their on-farm meat processing unit at Erw Faethlon, Cwm Maethlon.
Using a modular biodiesel processing unit, the naval base will collect its used cooking oil and transform it into biodiesel through a chemical process known as transesterification.