magnetic core

magnetic core
noun
(computer science) a tiny ferrite toroid formerly used in a random access memory to store one bit of data; now superseded by semiconductor memories
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each core has three wires passing through it, providing the means to select and detect the contents of each bit

Syn: ↑core
Topics: ↑computer science, ↑computing
Hypernyms: ↑torus, ↑toroid
Part Holonyms:

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noun
1. : core 1i
2. : core 1 herein

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1. Computers. core1 (def. 12).
2. Elect. core1 (def. 3).

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magnetic core,
a tiny metal ring which can be magnetized in either of two directions to represent symbols used by a computer; memory core.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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