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scratchpad

A CPU register or a reserved section of memory or disk that is used for temporary storage. See scratch tape and scratch disk.
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The result of the conversion is stored in the SCRATCHPAD memory.
The first part of Shannon's test is simply finding the Scratchpad button on the Expedia.com page.
As spectacular as these lenticular labels are, the newly released Scratchpad brand already has garnered even more attention from distributors and retail outlets, according to Terravant Wine Co.
Online travel company, Expedia.com, has introduced three new features designed to help customers through the travel planning process: Flight Recommendations, Scratchpad and Itinerary Sharing.
Expedia.com, (NASDAQ: EXPE) said it has unveiled three new features designed to aid customers through the travel planning process: Flight Recommendations, Scratchpad and Itinerary Sharing.
Expedia.com unveiled three new features designed to aid customers through the travel planning process: Flight Recommendations, Scratchpad and Itinerary Sharing.
(2007) [19] proposed a method to delete excessive similar particles in the external scratchpad through cluster operation.
In an environment without CPOE, providers handwrite the order on a scratchpad or order form.
The two context registers are used as scratchpad memories during the execution of Reconfiguration Routines (RCRs) and Communication Routines (CRs).
Short-term memory has been compared to a scratchpad, where impressions are jotted, but only momentarily.
In the margin or on a scratchpad, scribe two -- possibly three, but no more than four -- functions that you and your team perform for each and every one of your clients.
With its sensitive capacitive touchscreen, the 796 is capable of another trick: It has a scratchpad. Basically, this allows you to draw or write with your finger.