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dirty

1. (of a colour) not clear and bright; impure
2. (of an aircraft) having projections into the airstream, such as lowered flaps
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dirty

An aircraft configuration in flight with the undercarriage and/or flaps down. Airbrakes or spoilers may or may not be extended.
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Compared with precopy, three-stage copy avoids iterative copy of dirty pages; most of the memory pages are just copied once and only dirtied pages in full memory copy stage need to be copied twice.
Once the VM is resumed on the target, page faults would happen when memory access dirtied page; it can be serviced by requesting the referenced page over the network from the source node.
Most of the memory pages are just copied once; only dirtied pages need to be copied twice.