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Definition of processor noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    processor

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    NAmE//ˈprɑsɛsər//
     
     
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  1. 1a machine or person that processes things
  2. 2(computing) a part of a computer that controls all the other parts of the system synonym central processing unit see also food processor, microprocessor, word processor
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