Definition of Data processor
1. Noun. A machine for performing calculations automatically.
Examples of category: Interconnection, Console, Faceplate, Module, Plotter, Scratchpad, Expansion Slot, Slot, Throughput, Vdu, Visual Display Unit, Data Structure, Alpha Test, Beta Test, Computer Science, Computing, Data Communication, Digital Communication, Data Format, Data Formatting, Format, Formatting, Pass, Outage, Back Up, Compatible, Incompatible, Up
Specialized synonyms: Analog Computer, Analogue Computer, Digital Computer, Home Computer, Client, Guest, Node, Number Cruncher, Pari-mutuel Machine, Totalisator, Totaliser, Totalizator, Totalizer, Predictor, Host, Server, Turing Machine, Internet Site, Site, Web Site, Website
Terms within: Bus, Busbar, Cathode-ray Tube, Crt, C.p.u., Central Processing Unit, Central Processor, Cpu, Mainframe, Processor, Chip, Micro Chip, Microchip, Microprocessor Chip, Silicon Chip, Computer Accessory, Computer Circuit, Data Converter, Disk Cache, Diskette, Floppy, Floppy Disk, Computer Hardware, Hardware, Keyboard, Computer Memory, Computer Storage, Memory, Memory Board, Storage, Store, Monitor, Monitoring Device, Computer Peripheral, Peripheral, Peripheral Device
Generic synonyms: Machine
Group relationships: Platform
Category relationships: Computer Science, Computing
Derivative terms: Compute, Computerise, Computerise, Computerise, Computerize, Computerize, Computerize
Lexicographical Neighbors of Data Processor
Literary usage of Data processor
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the Sixth Meeting of the Task Force on Shielding Aspects of by OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (2004)
"PEGS 4 - data processor for EGS. ... history data processor. ANALYSIS - final history data analysis spectral data tables generation. ..."
2. Transportation Expressions (1996) by Richard Feldman (1998)
"Programmable Indicator data processor (PIDP): A modification to the AN/TPX-42 interrogator system currently installed in fixed Radar Approach Controls ..."
3. CyberRisk '96 Proceedings: Tools for Reducing Risk and Building Ethical by National Computer Security Association (1998)
"A person is "identifiable" if the data in a file, when combined with other data possessed by the same data processor, would enable one to determine the ..."
4. Air Traffic Control Atc: Status Of Faa's Modernization Program by DIANE Publishing Company (2004)
"Twenty-one Model 1 Full Capacity systems are located at the 21 Flight Service data processor Systems; each system supports situation displays at about 3 ..."