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Understanding vCores and vCPUs

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Hi there Experts,

I have one Intel Xeon with 4-Cores

Assuming that I assign 4 vCPUs to one VM
and all vCPUs have 100 load this theoretically
would bound all the cores of the Physical CPU?

If 1 Physical core is equal to 1 vCPU
1 vCore is equal to half vCPU or half Physical core?
What is the actual match between Physical and Virtual?

Thanks in Advance,
Mamelas
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