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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Computershare, LTD.

Business » ASX Symbols

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caudate putamen

Medical » British Medicine

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central processing unit (!)

Medical » British Medicine

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contracts and purchasing unit

Medical » British Medicine

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Clever People Understand

Internet » Chat

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Cute People United

Internet » Chat

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Computer Part Unknown

Computing

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Computer Power User

Computing

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Computer Put To Use

Computing

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Constructing Physics Understanding

Community » Educational

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Corporate Protection Unit

Business » General

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Cost Per Unit

Business » General

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A Central Patrolling Unit

Computing » General

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Core Processing Unit

Computing » Hardware

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Central Processing Unit

Computing » Hardware -- and more...

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Cutting Papers Upward

Miscellaneous » Hobbies

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Chest Pain Unit

Medical » Hospitals

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Custom Processing Unit

Community » Media

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Chemical Protective Underwear

Governmental » Military

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Command Processing Unit

Governmental » Military

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Common Part User

Governmental » Military

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Computer Printer Unit

Governmental » NASA

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Control Pointing Unit

Governmental » NASA

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CompUSA, Inc.

Business » NYSE Symbols

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Centrifugal Power User

Business » Occupation & Positions

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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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