Definition of dual in-line package in US English:

dual in-line package


  • see DIP
    • ‘The insulated conductor of a high-frequency connector fixed to the outer wall surface of a dual in-line package is connected to an airtight terminal mounted on the package.’
    • ‘Hobbyist-friendly: most of the chips in the AVR family come in easy-to-use 8 -, 20 -, 28- or 40-pin dual in-line packages and can be ordered in unit quantities from a number of distributors.’