vectored interrupt

vectored interrupt

[′vek·tərd ′in·tə·rəpt]
(computer science)
A signal that instructs a computer program to temporarily halt the processing it is doing and transfer control to a routine whose address is given by an entry in a jump vector specified by a value included in the signal.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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