Difinition and technical informations

What is the definition and the function
of microcomputer motherboard?
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laeuchliConnect With a Mentor Commented:
the motherboard has the cpu on it, and you connect everything else to it.
The main circuit board of a microcomputer. The motherboard contains the connectors for attaching additional boards. Typically, the motherboard contains the CPU, BIOS, memory, mass storage interfaces, serial and parallel ports, expansion slots, and all the controllers required to control standard peripheral devices, such as the display screen, keyboard, and disk drive. Collectively, all these chips that reside on the motherboard are known as the motherboard's chipset.
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