chipmaker

noun
chip·​mak·​er | \ ˈchip-ˌmā-kər How to pronounce chipmaker (audio) \

Definition of chipmaker

: a manufacturer of integrated circuits

Examples of chipmaker in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That is a new quarterly record for the chipmaker, even as its growth rate slowed from the 84% reported in the prior quarter that ended in April. Dan Gallagher, WSJ, 18 Aug. 2021 Among stocks that lost ground: Drug maker Moderna slid 3.7% and chipmaker Nvidia fell 1.4%. Joe Mcdonald, ajc, 27 July 2021 The Trump administration blacklisted dozens of major Chinese companies due to national security concerns, including the telecommunications giant Huawei and the chipmaker SMIC. Gina Heeb, Forbes, 8 Apr. 2021 What’s the deal with chipmaker Nvidia’s controversial acquisition of ARM, the chip-design behemoth? Alan Murray, Fortune, 15 Sep. 2020 The chipmaker, Oregon’s largest corporate employer, has embarked on an ambitious plan to remake its business. oregonlive, 22 July 2021 Canadian chipmaker Alphawave IP Group chose a rough day to go public. Bernhard Warner, Fortune, 13 May 2021 The chipmaker discovered the contamination on Thursday night. Chris Smith, BGR, 30 July 2021 Its roots go back to three former top executives at Wilocity, a chipmaker that was acquired by Qualcomm for $300 million in 2014. Mike Freeman, San Diego Union-Tribune, 27 July 2021

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First Known Use of chipmaker

1977, in the meaning defined above

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9 Sep 2021

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“Chipmaker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chipmaker. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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