What the Heck is a Micro-Operation?
When reading about Microprocessors, RISC and CISC, you will stumble upon this terminology. What does it mean?
If you have been reading my various microprocessor related stories, you have probably come across the term micro-operation more than once. Here I will try to go a bit deeper and explain better what a micro-operation is.
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