Translation of microchip in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈmaɪkrəʊtʃɪp/


  • [Computing/Informática] (micro)chip (masculine), pastilla (feminine) de silicio
    More example sentences
    • Nanowires fashioned into billions of transistors on a microchip could someday drive tiny, ultra-fast computers.
    • The worldwide market for silicon wafers and microchips has collapsed and the hi-tech chips which were to secure their future will instead be produced at NEC's Japanese plants.
    • But first, researchers must perfect schemes for creating spin-aligned currents inside semiconductors, the materials used to make microchips.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-pp-)

  • [animal/pet] microchip a cat ponerle* un microchip a un gato

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