A computer system having two or more central processing units, each sharing main memory and peripherals, in order to simultaneously process programs.
Multiple processors. A multiprocessor machine uses two or more CPUs for routine processing. See multiprocessing
(computer hardware) A computer
that has multiple CPUs
or execution units under an integrated control.
The definition of a multiprocessor is a computer with more than one central processing unit that share main memory.
An example of a multiprocessor is one central tower connected to two computer systems.