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Pentium

noun [C] uk   /ˈpen.tiəm/ trademark us  
a very fast processor (= part of a computer that deals with information and instructions) or a computer with this: a Pentium processor/chip a Pentium computer
Translations of “Pentium”
in Chinese (Traditional) 奔騰處理器, 使用奔騰處理器的電腦…
in Chinese (Simplified) 奔腾处理器, 使用奔腾处理器的计算机…
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