Definition of on-chip in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌônˈCHip/


Denoting or relating to circuitry included in a single integrated circuit or in the same integrated circuit as a given device.
Example sentences
  • Cmos detectors have considerably more difficulty achieving low-noise performance because analog process circuitry is on-chip.
  • IBM has joined Intel's Extreme Ultra Violet consortium to help develop next-generation lithography techniques capable of creating on-chip circuitry less than 0.1 micron in size.
  • The new Marvell 88W8385 is the world's first device to successfully embed a CPU and sufficient on-chip memory into a single chip for complete host off-load processing.

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Syllabification: on-chip

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