Definition of microprogram in English:

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microprogram

Pronunciation: /ˈmʌɪkrə(ʊ)ˌprəʊɡram/

noun

A microinstruction program that controls the functions of a central processing unit or peripheral controller of a computer.
Example sentences
  • Guidance for reasonable values will be given in the comments of the microprogram that you plan to use.
  • The collection of control words that implement an macroinstruction is called a microprogram, and the microprograms are stored in a memory element called the control store.
  • The second phase consists of transcribing these specifications into machine code microprograms and proving the ‘equivalence’ between the formal specifications and the machine microcodes.

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