[muhth -er-bawrd, -bohrd]
Origin of motherboard
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Related Words for motherboardmotherboard, microchip, board, card, chip, PCB, microcircuit, transputer
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Contemporary Examples of motherboard
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Historical Examples of motherboard
- (in an electronic system) a printed circuit board through which signals between all other boards are routed
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- The main circuit board of a computer, usually containing the central processing unit and main system memory as well as circuitry that controls the disk drives, keyboard, monitor, and other peripheral devices.
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