Translation of "virtual memory" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

virtual memory

noun [ U ] uk /ˌvɜː.tju.əl ˈmem.ər.i/ us /ˌvɝː.tju.əl ˈmem.ɚ.i/

space that can be used on the hard drive of a computer to store information temporarily so that there is more memory available when it is needed by software such as a computer game

虚拟存储器;虚拟内存(电脑硬盘上一部分可以临时存储信息的空间,可以解决运行如游戏等电脑程序时内存不足的问题) → Compare RAM , ROM

(Translation of “virtual memory” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)