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usually coiled

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a wispy white cloud (usually of fine ice crystals) at a high altitude (4 to 8 miles)

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a slender flexible animal appendage as on barnacles or crinoids or many insects

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Cirrus Logic and Cirrus are trademarks of Cirrus Logic Inc.
Cirrus Logic provides full software support through a full suite of audio algorithms, such as Dolby Digital,(R) Dolby(R) Pro Logic IIx, DTS(R) 96/24, Neo:6, MPEG, AAC, SRS Circle Surround II, Dolby Headphone, Dolby Virtual Speakers, SRS Tru-Surround XT and THX(R) Ultra2, which are built into the IC's on-chip ROM.
Cirrus Logic's products include high-precision analog and mixed-signal audio ICs for consumer, professional and automotive entertainment applications, as well as high-precision analog and mixed-signal ICs for industrial applications such as industrial measurement, analytical instruments, consumer utility, digital power meters and seismic systems.
With a click of the mouse it allows programmers to tap into Cirrus Logic's wealth of audio engineering expertise and wide array of industry standard and specialized audio algorithms to build comprehensive, complex audio processing solutions.
We are very pleased to have Attero Tech join the expanding CobraNet community," said Keith Cheney, vice president and general manager of Cirrus Logic's Embedded Processor Division.
Increasingly, utility companies are demanding more information about the power quality and efficiency of the power grid, and the CS5461A and CS5463 benefit our customers by generating this high-quality data on-chip," said John Paulos, vice president and general manager, Industrial Products Division, Cirrus Logic.
Also, Cirrus Logic's Popguard(TM) technology helps to eliminate "clicks and pops" often associated with power cycling.
Cirrus Logic will retain a minority equity ownership position in Magnum Semiconductor and will account for this under the cost method of accounting.
Cirrus Logic develops high-precision, analog-rich mixed-signal integrated circuits for a broad range of consumer and industrial markets.
By divesting the video product line, Cirrus Logic is focusing on its core analog, mixed-signal and embedded integrated circuit (IC) product lines for audio and industrial markets.