What does CPU stand for?

What does CPU mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: CPU.

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A Central Patrolling Unit

Computing » General

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A Control And Production Unit

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

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California Pacific University

Academic & Science » Universities

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Capacitance Potential Units

Miscellaneous » Unit Measures

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caudate putamen

Medical » British Medicine

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Central Philippine University

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Central Place Unit

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

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Central Policy Unit

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

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Central Power Unit

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

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Central Privacy Unit

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

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Central Processing Unit

Computing » Hardware -- and more...

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central processing unit (!)

Medical » British Medicine

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Centrifugal Power User

Business » Occupation & Positions

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Ceramic Public Urinal

Business » Products

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Change Password Utility

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

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Chemical Protective Underwear

Governmental » Military

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Chest Pain Unit

Medical » Hospitals

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China Pharmaceutical University

Academic & Science » Universities

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Chips Processing Unit

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

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Clever People Understand

Internet » Chat

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Command Processing Unit

Governmental » Military

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Common Part User

Governmental » Military

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CompUSA, Inc.

Business » NYSE Symbols

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Computer Part Unknown

Computing

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Computer Parts Unlimited

Business » Stock Exchange

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What does CPU mean?

central processing unit, CPU, C.P.U., central processor, processor, mainframe(noun)
(computer science) the part of a computer (a microprocessor chip) that does most of the data processing

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