overflow indicator

overflow indicator

[′ō·vər‚flō ‚in·də‚kād·ər]
(computer science)
A bistable device which changes state when an overflow occurs in the register associated with it, and which is designed so that its condition can be determined, and its original condition restored. Also known as overflow check indicator.
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