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Computer microchip circuit. The central square of gold is where the microchip is mounted. It is then connected to the thicker, surrounding metallic pathways. These form part of the printed circuit on which the microchip is mounted, connecting it to other electronic components. A microchip is the central processing unit (CPU) of a computer, processing vast numbers of calculations every second.
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