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doubleword

or dou·ble word

[ duhb-uhl-wurd ]
/ ˈdʌb əlˌwɜrd /
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noun Computers.
two bytes considered as a single storage entity, used in some high-level programming languages.
two contiguous words (32 bits) starting at any byte address.
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