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Synonyms for CISC

an agency of the Canadian government that unifies the intelligence units of Canadian law enforcement agencies

(computer science) a kind of computer architecture that has a large number of instructions hard coded into the CPU chip

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CISC (Complex Instruction Set Computer): A computer that > > has a complex instruction set.
Securities (including mutual funds) are not bank deposits and are not FDIC insured, nor are they obligations of or guaranteed by JPMorgan Chase Bank, CISC or their affiliates.
CISC contends that OSHA failed to factor additional costs tied to proposed standard, which stakeholders will then pass on to customers in the form of higher prices.
The CISC report estimates that about 80 percent of the cost ($3.
CISC president Ed Whalen said : "This severely undermines the ability of Canadian steel firms to supply to their own domestic market, and makes a mockery of the very spirit of free trade and all our formal agreements such as (the North American Free Trade Agreement) NAFTA.
Some of the topics to be addressed at the 12th CISC are:
A training program should be developed for all staff involved in any aspect of CISC training and their competency in teaching CISC should be regularly assessed (Grade B).
The CISC agreement represents an important COPLINK deployment," confirms i2 CEO, Robert Griffin.
The ZPSD813F MCU support IC adds external flash memory and programmable logic to 5-volt, 8-bit CISC designs without appreciably increasing the power drain.
First generation PowerPCs are faster at some important calculations than the ballyhooed Pentium, a fifth generation CISC chip.
Because it was structured after the long standing tier-based pricing used by KCC, the CISC was able to secure a single license fee for the software to cover use by the sworn law enforcement population of the entire state.
Joining forces with corrections would allow CISC to fill that void for the law enforcement agencies it serves and would put offenders who are incarcerated and later paroled in touch with all law enforcement officials.
Green Hills' MULTI and AdaMULTI automate all aspects of software development for most major RISC and CISC microprocessors and DSPs.
The opt-out clause should state that CISC will not apply to the agreement, specify which laws will govern the agreement and state that the selected law will govern without regard to its conflicts of laws rules.