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million instructions per second

[′mil·yən in′strək·shənz pər ′sek·ənd]
(computer science)
A unit used to measure the speed at which a computer's central processing unit can process instructions. Abbreviated MIPS.
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2The power/performance ratio is the power requirement needed to execute one million instructions per second (MIPS).
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