A microprocessor on a single integrated circuit intended to operate as an embedded system. As well as a CPU, a microcontroller typically includes small amounts of RAM and PROM and timers and I/O ports.
An example is the Intel 8751.
[mahy-kruh-kop-ee] /ˈmaɪ krəˌkɒp i/ noun, plural microcopies. 1. a microphotographic of a printed page or the like, as in microfilm or microfiche. /ˈmaɪkrəʊˌkɒpɪ/ noun (pl) -copies 1. a greatly reduced photographic copy of a printed page, drawing, etc, on microfilm or microfiche Sometimes called microphotograph
microcoria mi·cro·co·ri·a (mī’krō-kôr’ē-ə) n. A congenital contraction of the pupil of the eye.
microcornea mi·cro·cor·ne·a (mī’krō-kôr’nē-ə) n. An abnormally thin and flat cornea.
[mahy-kruh-koz-uh m] /ˈmaɪ krəˌkɒz əm/ noun 1. a little world; a world in miniature (opposed to ). 2. anything that is regarded as a world in miniature. 3. human beings, humanity, society, or the like, viewed as an epitome or miniature of the world or universe. /ˈmaɪkrəʊˌkɒzəm/ noun 1. a miniature representation of something, esp […]