accelerator card

ac`celerator ,card or ac`celerator ,board noun count COMPUTING
a CIRCUIT BOARD in a computer that makes the computer run faster by adding a faster CENTRAL PROCESSING UNIT

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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