Definitions for "motherboard"
The board containing the main circuits of an electronic device, especially computers. The term is used primarily in microcomputer literature, where it designates the board containing the main expansion bus, and usually also the cpu. On motherboards designed with an expansion bus, often all of the circuits not contained on an expansion card are on the motherboard.
The main circuitboard inside a computer. It works with the operating system to control all the resources of the computer. Any function that is provided on the motherboard, versus on a separate, add-on circuitboard, is called "on-board".
Everything attached to your computer connects to the motherboard directly or indirectly. It generally houses the CPU chip, the controller circuitry, the bus, and sockets for additional boards, which are called daughterboards.
Keywords:  hauptplatine, carte
carte mère - Hauptplatine
Keywords:  indeed, possibility
a possibility indeed
Keywords:  impressive
an impressive
Keywords:  delicate, task, simple
a simple but very delicate task
a fairly complex device, but is easily understandable if you break it down into component pieces
Keywords:  choice, great
a great choice
a quality product, with competitive performance and features for a reasonable price
Keywords:  longer, investment, term
a longer term investment
Keywords:  connect, parts, 'body, forms
Forms the 'body' of the PC to which all parts connect