symbolic address

symbolic address

[sim′bäl·ik ′ad‚res]
(computer science)
In coding, a programmer-defined symbol that represents the location of a particular datum item, instruction, or routine. Also known as symbolic number.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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If there is enough symbolic address control by the input and constraints are solvable, then we will build a data gadget.