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microinstruction

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noun mi·cro·in·struc·tion \-ˈstrək-shən\

Definition of microinstruction

  1. :  a computer instruction that activates the circuits necessary to perform a single machine operation usually as part of the execution of a machine-language instruction



1959

First Known Use of microinstruction

1959


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