application-specific integrated circuit

noun

Definition of application-specific integrated circuit

:any integrated circuit designed to perform a single, specific task
  • An application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) … enables wireless telemetry, remote powering …
  • Computers, Networks & Communications
abbreviation ASIC

First Known Use of application-specific integrated circuit

1983


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