woven-screen storage

woven-screen storage

[′wō·vən ¦skrēn ′stȯr·ij]
(computer science)
Digital storage plane made by weaving wires coated with thin magnetic films; when currents are sent through a selected pair of wires that are at right angles in the screen, storage and readout occur at the intersection of the two wires.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.