chipnounuk us /tʃɪp/
chip noun (FRIED FOOD)
chip noun (COMPUTER PART)
- The computer chip compresses and decompresses a colour image in less than a second.
- The invention of the silicon chip was a landmark in the history of the computer.
- The silicon chip is a classic example of the benefits of miniaturization.
- Using a single chip reduces (the) noise on the output signal by 90%.
- We use a Pentium chip.
chip noun (PIECE)
chip noun (PLASTIC COIN)
chip noun (SPORT)
chipverb [I or T]uk us /tʃɪp/ (-pp-)
chip verb [I or T] (BREAK)
chip verb [I or T] (KICK/HIT)