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Rom

 (rōm)
n. pl. Rom or Ro·ma (rō′mə, rä′-)
A Romani, especially a Romani man or boy.

[Romani, man; see Romani.]

ROM

(rŏm)
n. Computers
Digital memory hardware that allows fast access to permanently stored data but prevents addition to or modification of the data.

[r(ead-)o(nly) m(emory).]

Rom

(rəʊm)
n, pl Roma (ˈrɒmə)
(Peoples) a male Gypsy
[Romany]

ROM

(rɒm) computing
n acronym for
(Computer Science) read only memory: a storage device that holds data permanently and cannot in normal circumstances be altered by the programmer

Rom

(roʊm)

n., pl. Rom, Rom•a (ˈroʊ mə)
a male Gypsy.
[1835–45; < Romany: married man; compare Skt ḍomba, ḍoma a low-caste minstrel]

ROM

(rɒm)

n.
nonvolatile, nonmodifiable computer memory, used to hold programmed instructions to the system. Compare RAM.
[1960–65; r(ead)-o(nly)m(emory)]

Rom.

1. Roman.
2. Also, Rom Romance.
3. Romania.
4. Romanian.
5. Romans (New Testament).

rom.

roman (type).

ROM

(rŏm)
Short for read-only memory. Computer hardware that holds permanently stored data. After the data is installed in ROM, it cannot be added to, modified, or deleted. ROM usually contains instructions that enable the computer's operating system to communicate with other hardware.

ROM

(Read Only Memory). A permanent store of data and programs.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ROM - (computer science) memory whose contents can be accessed and read but cannot be changedROM - (computer science) memory whose contents can be accessed and read but cannot be changed
CD-ROM, compact disc read-only memory - a compact disk that is used with a computer (rather than with an audio system); a large amount of digital information can be stored and accessed but it cannot be altered by the user
EPROM, erasable programmable read-only memory - (computer science) a read-only memory chip that can be erased by ultraviolet light and programmed again with new data
computer memory, computer storage, memory board, store, memory, storage - an electronic memory device; "a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached"
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
Translations
ROM

ROM

[rɒm] N ABBR =Read-Only MemoryROM f

ROM

[ˈrɒm] n abbr (COMPUTING) (=read-only memory) → mémoire f morte, ROM f

ROM

n (Comput) abbr of read only memoryROM m or nt

ROM

[rɒm] n abbr (Comput) =read-only memoryROM f inv
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Epigenetic regulation of lncRNA connects ubiquitin-proteasome system with infection-inflammation in preterm births and preterm premature rupture of membranes.
1] This figure rises significantly if a patient has a history of premature rupture of membranes (PROM).
The 33 contributions also review research findings on analgesia, pregnancy loss, premature rupture of membranes, induction of labor, malposition, shoulder dystocia, placental disorders, and postpartum care.
Premature rupture of membranes (PROM) occurs when there is a break in the continuity of the foetal membranes before the onset of labour.
Additionally, it recommended IAP for (1) every woman with a positive GBS swab; (2) every woman, regardless of swab result, with a positive urine culture for GBS any time during pregnancy, or with a history of a previous child with GBS sepsis; and (3) every woman with an unknown GBS colonization status, who was in labor <37 weeks of pregnancy or [greater than or equal to]18 h of rupture of membranes or with fever (temperature [greater than or equal to]38 [degrees]C) during labor (Fig.
In the absence of clinical indications for delivery, consider expectant management in women with premature rupture of membranes in late preterm stages (34 weeks to 36 weeks, 6 days).
Pre-labour rupture of membranes (PROM) is associated with complications as increase in the rate of induction of labour, foetal distress, foetal and maternal infection, and caesarean section.
Yes, when there are no overt signs of infection or fetal compromise in singleton pregnancies, according to results of a large randomized trial that compared these 2 forms of accepted management of preterm premature rupture of membranes.
Following rupture of membranes the mechanical protective barrier that isolates the fetus within the intra amniotic cavity is lost.
Objective: To compare the management outcome of induction of labor with expectant management in patients with term pre labor rupture of membranes (PROM).
ABSTRACTObjective To assess the maternal morbidity and perinatal outcome in pre-term pre mature rupture of membranes between 24 to 37 weeks gestation.