Definition of "fabless" [fabless]
- (adjective) Of or pertaining to a company that does not make its own silicon wafers and primarily concerns itself with research and design.
Use "fabless" in a sentence
- "This is a tough business, the so-called fabless chipmaking for analog ICs, which allows optimizing of such settings as brightness and power efficiency they are distinct from digital microprocessors which handle on/off commands."
- "It will operate a so-called fabless venture, relying on other companies to manufacture the microchips it designs."
- "Telegent designs and markets its chips but is a so-called fabless semiconductor maker, or one that doesn't have its own manufacturing facility to fabricate chips."