isolated location

isolated location

[′ī·sə‚lād·əd lō′kā·shən]
(computer science)
A location in a computer memory which is protected by some hardware device so that it cannot be addressed by a computer program and its contents cannot be accidentally altered.
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Set between the mountains and azure waters of the Bay of Oman, Six Senses Zighy Bay enjoys a spectacular, isolated location on Oman's Musandam Peninsula, nestled on a mile-long sandy beach.
Officers are recommending that the plans are turned down due to transportation issues and the isolated location.
Because of the isolated location, he had experienced difficulties getting letters and parcels, he said.
But what of those who call this isolated location home?
The Spanish authorities had evacuated the plane, scheduled to fly to Saudi Arabia, and carried out thorough search of the aircraft at an isolated location at Spain International Airport.
Due to its isolated location the area has become regularly used for flytipping, magistrates were told.
Boralex president and CEO, Patrick Lemaire, said, 'the outstanding teamwork that we achieved to complete construction of the power station in one year, and in spite of the isolated location and complexity of the project,' adding, 'We established close cooperation with the host community and we hope to see that relationship develop further as the years go by.
Their deaths prompted concerns about the mental welfare of British soldiers living in such an isolated location, the majority in single rooms, with tight restrictions on their movements.
At primary school children learn that Australia's many human cultures have endured there for over 40,000 years, remaining more or less unchanged until the 1700's due to Australia's ocean isolated location.
The 32-year-old Indian planned the murder in advance and arranged for the tools, and he lured the victim to an isolated location in Nad Al Sheba on February 14 last year where he killed him and disposed of the body on the side of a road near a construction site.
Heavy snow and the isolated location hindered the efforts of the rescue team, which included 110 firefighters.
The result is thoughtful and insightful, and tells of influence from what would seem, at first, to be an isolated location.

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