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Synonyms for processor
ˈprɒs ɛs ər; esp. Brit. ˈproʊ sɛs-pro·ces·sor

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Wiktionary1.0 / 1 vote

  1. processornoun

    A computer, especially as short for a microprocessor.

    This computer has two processors, but only one keyboard.

    central processing unit, CPU

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. processornoun

    a business engaged in processing agricultural products and preparing them for market

    central processing unit, central processor, mainframe

  2. processornoun

    someone who processes things (foods or photographs or applicants etc.)

    central processing unit, central processor, mainframe

  3. central processing unit, CPU, C.P.U., central processor, processor, mainframenoun

    (computer science) the part of a computer (a microprocessor chip) that does most of the data processing

    "the CPU and the memory form the central part of a computer to which the peripherals are attached"

    central processing unit, mainframe computer, central processor, mainframe

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  1. The EDPS:

    Though the investigation is still ongoing, preliminary results reveal serious concerns over compliance of the relevant contractual terms with data protection rules and the role of Microsoft as a processor for EU institutions using its products and services.

  2. Rene Summer:

    If an SME finds it hard to find a processor that doesn't want to comply with European contract terms, there is plenty of choice.

  3. Peter Kelly:

    There's a South American soy processor who wants to put on 1,500 crush spreads but hasn't been able to get it legged in, it's the kind of trade that was easy to do in the pit. But there's not a market for it on the screen.

  4. Wesley D'Amico:

    The best software doesn't speed up a slow processor. Unblock your conscience before starting to update yourself, if your attitudes are not compatible with thoughts, your self-esteem has a virus, if it does not format, disconnect from the internet and turn off bluetooth.

  5. Van Eecke:

    After 20 years of data protection legislation in place, it's only now with the GDPR they (companies) start to think about 'what's my role in the whole story? Am I a data controller or data processor?'.

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