Memory Device

Of device.   May also be referred to as storage device.

A device that preserves information for retrieval.

This concept's ID is @1~20371


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    (computer science) a part of RAM used for temporary storage of data that is waiting to be...

  • register 4 facts

    (computer science) memory device that is the part of computer memory that has a specific...

  • disk 2 facts

    (computer science) a memory device consisting of a flat disk covered with a magnetic coating...

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  • recording 6 facts

    A storage device on which information (sounds or images) have been recorded.

  • magnetic tape 4 facts

    Memory device consisting of a long thin plastic strip coated with iron oxide; used...

  • optical disk 2 facts

    A disk coated with plastic that can store digital data as tiny pits etched in the surface;...

  • acoustic storage 1 facts

    A storage device consisting of acoustic delay lines.

  • auxiliary storage 0 facts

    A data storage device that is not the main memory of a computer.

  • push-down storage 0 facts

    A storage device that handles data so that the next item to be retrieved is the...