Definition of coprocessor in English:


Syllabification: co·proc·es·sor
Pronunciation: /kōˈpräˌsesər, ˌkōˈpräsəsər


  • A microprocessor designed to supplement the capabilities of the primary processor.
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    • It's also worth mentioning that the quality of the multimedia has a lot to do with audio and video coprocessors.
    • His current interests include operating systems, security, secure coprocessors, and simulators.
    • A video game system includes a game cartridge which is pluggably attached to a main console having a main processor, a 3D graphics generating coprocessor, expandable main memory and player controllers.

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