processor

5 ENTRIES FOUND:

pro·ces·sor

noun \ˈprä-ˌse-sər, ˈprō-\

: a machine, company, etc., that treats, prepares, or handles something

Full Definition of PROCESSOR

1
:  one that processes <scrap processor> <agricultural processor>
2
a (1) :  computer (2) :  cpu
b :  a computer program (as a compiler) that puts another program into a form acceptable to the computer

Examples of PROCESSOR

  1. the largest seafood processor in the country

First Known Use of PROCESSOR

1909

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