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micro
American English: /ˈmaɪkroʊ/
British English: /ˈmʌɪkrəʊ/

noun plural -cros

  • microcomputer
    Example sentences
    • In my case, as with most PCIe motherboards, this is not an issue as unless it's a micro, there should be 2 PCI slots left over.
    • So it looks like veterans of early 80s micros could find their finely honed programming skills back in use.
    • The MMC micro can operate on either 3.3 volts or 1.8 volts, cutting power consumption up to one-sixth that of competing devices.

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