fixed word length

fixed word length

[¦fikst ′wərd ‚leŋkth]
(computer science)
The length of a computer machine word that always contains the same number of characters or digits.
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18 mins LESSON 2 fixed word length, variable word length, two address system, registers, the Accumulator.