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microcircuit

[mahy-kroh-sur-kit] /ˈmaɪ kroʊˌsɜr kɪt/
noun
1.
Electronics. integrated circuit.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60; micro- + circuit
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British Dictionary definitions for microcircuits

microcircuit

/ˈmaɪkrəʊˌsɜːkɪt/
noun
1.
a miniature electronic circuit, esp one in which a number of permanently connected components are contained in one small chip of semiconducting material See integrated circuit
Derived Forms
microcircuitry, noun
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Word Origin and History for microcircuits

microcircuit

n.

1959, from micro- + circuit (n.). Related: Microcircuitry.

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