English noun: C.P.U.
|1. ||C.P.U. (artifact) (computer science) the part of a computer (a microprocessor chip) that does most of the data processing|
|Samples||The CPU and the memory form the central part of a computer to which the peripherals are attached.|
|Synonyms||central processing unit, central processor, CPU, mainframe, processor|
|Broader (hypernym)||computer hardware, electronic equipment, hardware|
|Part holonym||CPU board, mother board|
|Part meronym||computer, computing device, computing machine, data processor, electronic computer, information processing system|
|Domain category||computer science, computing|