static memory

noun Computers.

the contents of computer memory that remain fixed until written to or until the power is turned off.

Nearby words

  1. static convulsion,
  2. static dump,
  3. static electricity,
  4. static friction,
  5. static line,
  6. static pressure,
  7. static ram,
  8. static reflex,
  9. static tube,
  10. static water Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Science definitions for static memory

static memory

Computer memory used by a piece of software that contains fixed information that is not altered while the software is running.
See static RAM.
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