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Synonyms for branch


branch off


  • turn off
  • deviate
  • change direction
  • leave the road
  • take a side road
  • take another road
  • quit the road
  • depart from the road

branch out

Synonyms for branch

something resembling or structurally analogous to a tree branch

an area of academic study that is part of a larger body of learning

a local unit of a business or an auxiliary controlled by such a business

a component of government that performs a given function

a part of a family, tribe, or other group, or of such a group's language, that is believed to stem from a common ancestor

a small stream

to separate into branches or branchlike parts

Synonyms for branch

a division of a stem, or secondary stem arising from the main stem of a plant

a part of a forked or branching shape

a natural consequence of development

a stream or river connected to a larger one

any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm


Related Words

grow and send out branches or branch-like structures

divide into two or more branches so as to form a fork

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Improving processor performance, measured in number of instructions executed per cycle (IPC), is considered the key motivation for combining improved branch prediction accuracy with low latency branch prediction.
The last proposal of this Thesis is Selective Throttling, a mechanism that depending on the confidence degree assigned to branch predictions dynamically applies a different power-aware heuristic.
There have been many dynamic branch prediction schemes proposed in the past decade.
Branch Prediction Strategies and Branch Target Buffer Design.
Its sophisticated, dynamic branch prediction capability sustains performance with 97 percent accuracy, by keeping the pipeline fully utilized and minimizing branch mispredictions.
The 20Kc features a seven-stage pipeline with instruction prefetch and dynamic branch prediction, an integrated MMU, and 32 kbytes each of 4-way set-associative instruction and data cache.
The architecture is based on the MIPS64 Instruction Set and incorporates a deeply staged multi-pipelined design with dynamic branch prediction and low power consumption.
The MPC8245 and MPC8241 integrate a full-featured embedded PowerPC 603e core, integrating a high performance 32-bit processor with floating point, memory management, branch prediction unit, and 16K data and 16K instruction cache.
The pT-120 will incorporate a Memory Management Unit (MMU) and Branch Prediction.
Additionally, the e500 core delivers cache control capabilities by providing cache-line locking by software for all cache structures, including the branch prediction cache.
In addition, the super-pipelined, multi-issue embedded processor incorporates a wide range of advanced features including: single-instruction/multiple-data (SIMD) DSP and floating-point capabilities; a two-level, hardware-based branch prediction unit; and an advanced high-performance memory hierarchy featuring large, efficient primary caches and support for a large, high-speed, secondary cache.
18-micron process is higher performance through the inclusion of fast, high-capacity 32 KB instruction and 16 KB data caches and on-chip branch prediction.
Advanced techniques such as branch folding, branch prediction and out-of-order instruction execution makes this processor core very efficient for running the branch-intensive tasks associated with communications protocols.
Dual integer ALUs, 32 KB on-chip instruction and data caches and dynamic branch prediction increase processing power still further.
Advanced techniques such as branch folding, branch prediction and out-of order instruction execution make this processor core very efficient for running the branch-intensive tasks associated with communications protocols.