Share this entry
vector processor Syllabification: vec·tor proc·es·sor

Definition of vector processor in English:


A processor that is able to process sequences of data with a single instruction.
Example sentences
  • Whether a machine has a vector processor, a scalar processor, or a multithreaded processor is a secondary issue.
  • A dedicated 16-way vector processor enables smooth playback of HD video with minimal CPU usage.
  • The commercial viability of traditional supercomputing architectures with vector processors and high-bandwidth memory subsystems is problematic.
Definition of vector processor in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources