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- n. A set of microinstructions in a CPU, used to implement machine instructions
- v. to manually write a microprogram
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Babbage's microprogram mechanism, from Charles Babbage's Analytical Engine, 1838, Bromley, Allan G., in IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 20, No. 4, 1998.
August 27th, 2006 at 1: 24 am PDT preempt microprogram alderman ruffianly: barbaric?
The microprogram editor window allows for microprogram and aids in simulation.
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