Meaning of microarchitecture in English:


Pronunciation /ˌmʌɪkrəʊˈɑːkɪtɛktʃə/


  • 1Biology
    Microscopic or small-scale structure (of a shell, tissue, organ, etc.).

  • 2Computing
    The structure of a computer system at the level of its constituent microprocessors, or the structure of an individual microprocessor.


1950s; earliest use found in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. From micro- + architecture.