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EPROM

[ ee-prom ]
/ ˈi prɒm /
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noun Computers.

a memory chip whose contents can be erased by a mechanism using ultraviolet light and reprogrammed for other purposes.

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Origin of EPROM

e(rasable)p(rogrammable)r(ead)-o(nly)m(emory)
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British Dictionary definitions for EPROM

EPROM
/ (ˈiːprɒm) /

n acronym for computing

erasable programmable read-only memory
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