floating point processor


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floating point processor

An arithmetic unit designed to perform floating point operations. It may be contained in the CPU itself, a coprocessor chip or in a separate machine connected to the main computer.
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Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters set forth in this press release, including statements that Magma delivers comprehensive technology solutions, that Adapteva's Epiphany-IV is the most energy efficient floating point processor and offers performance of 70 GFLOPS/Watt, and about the features and benefits of Magma's and Adapteva's products, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.

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