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RAM

noun [U]  /ræm/ us  

RAM noun [U] (COMPUTER)

abbreviation for random-access memory (= a type of computer memory that can be searched in any order and changed as necessary)
Translations of “RAM”
in Korean 숫양…
in Arabic كَبْش…
in French RAM…
in Turkish tıkmak, tıkıştırmak, zorla sokmak…
in Italian montone…
in Chinese (Traditional) 猛撞,猛擊, 塞進…
in Russian налетать, врезаться…
in Polish huknąć, staranować, wepchnąć…
in Spanish RAM…
in Portuguese carneiro…
in German RAM, Speicher…
in Catalan marrà…
in Japanese 牡羊…
in Chinese (Simplified) 猛撞,猛击, 塞进…
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