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PIC is a brand of 8, 16, and 32 bit RISC microcontrollers manufactured by Microchip. "PIC" originally was an acronym for "Peripheral Interface Controller".

More information on the Microchip website. Wikipedia also has a useful summary of the architecture and product families.

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