soft macro


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soft macro

The design of a logic function on a chip that specifies how the required logic elements are interconnected, but not the physical wiring pattern. Contrast with hard macro.
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Major reasons include continued stress in the Euro zone with tangled European politics preventing a clear solution to the crisis, soft macro economic data from developed and emerging markets as well as a shorter holiday season which will see Gulf investors leave and return early ahead of Ramadan in mid July.