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data word

[′dad·ə ‚wərd]
(computer science)
A computer word that is part of the data which the computer is manipulating, in contrast with an instruction word. Also known as information word.
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The number of data words it has to receive to attain the lower bound equals L(s).
Of course, Port A, Port B and Port C are the PPI interface ports for the transfer of data words.
With Bitext analyzing unstructured data words as well as meaning, and Actuate performing advanced analysis of structured as well as unstructured, we cover the world of data.
At maximal rate, we get 655 million of 10-bit data words per second.
SigmaQuad-II SRAMs have two ports operating independently at twice the selected clock rate allowing for transfers of four data words in a single clock cycle.
QDRII+ devices will have two ports operating independently at twice the selected clock rate, allowing a transfer of four data words in a single clock cycle.

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