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As at 2005, the major source of antioxidants in the US diet is coffee, followed by tea, bananas and dried beans.


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The maximum size a microprocessor can process in one operation. It is measured in bits. The higher the bits the larger number a processor can compute and hence a shorter computational time to complete a process. For example, Intel's 80386 processor is a 32 bit processor that is faster than the Intel's 80286, which is a 16 bit processor.

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