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memory

noun [C or U]
 
 
/ˈmeməri/ IT
the part of a computer in which information or programs are stored either permanently or temporarily, or the amount of space available on it for storing information: There has been a dramatic drop in price for computer memory and storage. 4GB/120 GB etc. memory →  See also flash drive , main memory , random access memory , read-only memory , virtual memory
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