cache memory


cache memory
noun
see cache III

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cache memory noun (computing)
An extremely fast part of the main store
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Main Entry:cache

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cache memory UK US noun [countable] [singular cache memory plural cache memories] computing
an area of a computer’s memory for storing information that is regularly needed
Thesaurus: computer memory and data storage deviceshyponym

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • cache memory — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms cache memory : singular cache memory plural cache memories computing an area of a computer s memory for storing information that is regularly needed …   English dictionary

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  • cache memory — podėlis statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Atmintis, skiriama laikinai padėti programos duomenims, kurių gali vėliau prireikti. Prisipilžius podėliui programa, prieš įrašydama naujus duomenis, pašalina dalį anksčiau įrašytų. Paprastai… …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

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  • cache memory —    A high speed auxiliary memory used to buffer data transmissions between fast devices and slower main memory or storage devices …   IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations

  • cache memory — noun see cache I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • cache memory — small unit of memory with a short access time and which is managed by the computers in a manner that improves its processing time (Computers) …   English contemporary dictionary