How to Pronounce CPU?

Correct pronunciation for the word "CPU" is [sˌiːpˌiːjˈuː], [sˌiːpˌiːjˈuː], [s_ˌiː_p_ˌiː_j_ˈuː].

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"CPU" in context

A CPU (Central Processing Unit) is the primary component of a computer system. It acts as the main processor, executing instructions from the operating system and applications that are run on the computer. It runs the operating system, manages memory and carries out the calculations necessary for a computer to function properly. It comprises of an arithmetic logic unit, a control unit and a cache. The arithmetic logic unit carries out the operations requested by the software, the control unit directs what tasks are to be performed and the cache stores recently used pieces of data for fast access. All modern CPUs use a single integrated circuit (IC) chip called the microprocessor.

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