Definition of multiprocessor in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈˌməltēˈpräsəsər/


A computer with more than one central processor.
Example sentences
  • Dedicated multiprocessor rackmount computers are easily the cheapest way to add processing power to a cluster.
  • The architectural differences between shared-memory multiprocessors and distributed-memory multiprocessors have implications on how each is programmed.
  • In multiprocessor machines, multiple threads are an efficient way for application developers to utilize the parallelism of the hardware.

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Syllabification: mul·ti·proc·es·sor

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