Definition of microprogramming in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌmīkrəˈprōɡrəmiNG/ Pronunciation: /ˈmīkrəˌprōɡramiNG/

Entry from US English dictionary


The technique of making machine instructions generate sequences of microinstructions in accordance with a microprogram rather than initiate the desired operations directly.
Example sentences
  • According to the results of practical microprogrammings for processing of mathematical functions, etc., it was found that the capacity of two words for the FIFO memory were sufficient for most of the cases.
  • The purpose of this lab is to give you a chance to explore microprogramming and how the microprogram interacts with the hardware to implement a conventional machine language interpreter.
  • This paper describes a successful project using computer animation to teach the concepts of microprogramming to lower division computer science majors.

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Syllabification: mi·cro·pro·gram·ming

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