Moore's law

noun, often capitalized L \ˈmȯrz-, ˈmu̇rz-\

Definition of Moore's law

  1. :  an axiom of microprocessor development usually holding that processing power doubles about every 18 months especially relative to cost or size

Origin and Etymology of moore's law

Gordon E. Moore born 1929 American computer industry executive

First Known Use: 1977

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