micro chip

Definitions of micro chip
1

n electronic equipment consisting of a small crystal of a silicon semiconductor fabricated to carry out a number of electronic functions in an integrated circuit

Synonyms:
chip, microchip, microprocessor chip, silicon chip
Types:
show 5 types...
hide 5 types...
biochip
a microchip that uses tiny strands of DNA to latch onto and quickly recognize thousands of genes at a time; intended for use in a biological environment
DNA chip, gene chip
a microchip that holds DNA probes that form half of the DNA double helix and can recognize DNA from samples being tested
memory chip
a RAM microchip that can be plugged into a computer to provide additional memory
microprocessor
integrated circuit semiconductor chip that performs the bulk of the processing and controls the parts of a system
read-only memory chip
a memory chip providing read-only memory
Type of:
semiconductor, semiconductor device, semiconductor unit
a conductor made with semiconducting material

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, Vocabulary.com can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.