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Definition of the noun risc

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noun - plural: -

  1. (computer science) a kind of computer architecture that has a relatively small set of computer instructions that it can perform

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  1. Risc a.k.a. serine carboxypeptidase 1 is a gene.
    • also known as retinoid inducible serine carboxypeptidase, serine carboxypeptidase 1 precursor protein
  2. RISC a.k.a. Rencontres Internationales Sciences et Cinémas is a film festival held annually in Marseille, France.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology (1993)

Volume 28 - Supplement 13: AerosPate Applications of Artificial Intelligence to Tree Structures by Allen Kent, James G. Williams

RISC Processors RISC is an outgrowth of microprogramming that is characterized by a complete lack of microprogramming. A RISC is a computer with a simplified instruction set, which meets the following constraints (18): 1. Execute one instruction per cycle. 2. All instructions are the same size. 3. Access memory with load and store instructions only. 4. Support high ...

Google previewLINUX Assembly Language Programming (2000)

by Bob Neveln

Computing based on this philosophy is called RISC, reduced instruction set computing. The RISC vs. CISC issue is not an either-or issue like little endian vs. big endian. RISC is a set of features which may be ...

Google previewAdvances in Computer Science and its Applications (2013)

CSA 2013 by Hwa-Young Jeong, Mohammad S. Obaidat, Neil Y. Yen, James J. Jong Hyuk Park

We mainly deal with the atomic instruction translation to RISC ll/sc pairs, and apply lightweight lock-free FIFO queue algorithms using both interleaving and non- interleaving ll/sc pairs. The tests show that the performance of parallel full-system emulator have high efficiency. Keywords: Parallel emulation, Atomical, lock-free queue. 1 Introduction RISC is a type of microprocessor architecture that utilizes a small, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cancer (2008)

by Manfred Schwab

RISC can assemble with short RNAs (>microRNAs or >siRNAs) that give sequence specificity to the complex by guiding the complex to mRNAs containing a stretch of sequence complementary to the short RNAs. If the sequence complementarity is perfect or near perfect, RISC cleaves the mRNA and this is exploited by the >RNA interference technology. If there are several mismatches between the short RNA and the target RNA, RISC does not cleave the mRNA but suppresses its ...

Google previewDictionary of DNA and Genome Technology (2012)

by Paul Singleton

forms the so-called RNA- induced silencing complex (RISC); the RISC may then cleave a specific target mRNA. mRNAs of various specificities may be cleaved as a result of the activity of the various molecules of siRNA derived from the original, long dsRNA. Note that cleavage of mRNA is also a feature of many microRNAs: see MICRORNAS. ( Moreover ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Immunobiology (2016)

proteins to form the RNA-induced silencing complex (RISC) that directs cleavage of viral RNA (Figure 5). Viruses are able to counter host silencing by the activity of virus-encoded silencing suppressors. The identity and mode of activity of silencing suppressors differs for different classes of viruses, indicating that these virulence factors evolved independently. Many different viral proteins have silencing suppression activity, including movement ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Computer Science (2016)

by Andrew Butterfield, Gerard Ekembe Ngondi, Anne Kerr

Various RISC architectures have been developed by manufacturers, including Hewlett-Packard's HP-PA (precision architecture), ARM RISC processors from Advanced RISC Machines Ltd, Digital Equipment's *Alpha AXP, Sun Microsystem's *SPARC (scalable processor architecture), MIPS processors from MIPS Technologies Inc., and the *PowerPC produced by a partnership between IBM, Apple, and Motorola. rise time (of a pulse) See . risk A quantity derived both from the ...

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Scrabble value of R1I1S1C3

The value of this 4-letter word is 6 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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