switch register

switch register

[′swich ‚rej·ə·stər]
(computer science)
A manual switch on the control panel by means of which a bit may be entered in a processor register.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Martha Henry, who had played Volumnia once before at Stratford, portrayed her as deliberately theatrical, able to switch registers quickly and as necessary.