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(Animals) another name for the silver orfe. See orfe
[C19: from New Latin idus, from Swedish id]
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a suffix used in the names of chemical compounds.


intact dilatation and extraction.


Integrated Drive Electronics: a standard for computer interface ports that allows the disk controller of an IDE-compatible hard drive or CD-ROM drive to be integrated into the disk itself. Compare EIDE, SCSI.
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ATAPI tape drives have traditionally been five to ten percent less expensive that their SCSI counterparts, and it is expected that this cost advantage will continue with next-generation SATA tape drive offerings.
Drive Image 4.0 works with IDE, SCSI or ATAPI drives that are Multi-Media Command Set version 2 (MMC-2) compliant, which includes most new drives.
Seagate will continue to offer its 20GB SCSI Travan Network Series drives which offer enhanced features like hardware data compression and read-while-write data verification for servers, as well as its 20GB ATAPI interface drives for workstations.
Using the standard ATAPI interface, it can be used as a bootable a:\drive.
The drive, the Internal ATAPI Zip Drive, hit CompUSA stores April 19th and will ship nationwide at the end of this month.
About nSys: nSys offers the World's Largest portfolio of Verification IPs for standard interfaces/ protocols such as PCIe 3.0/ 2.0/ 1.0, PCI-X, PCI, SR-IOV, Ethernet (100/ 40/ 10/ 1G), Interlaken, USB 3.0/2.0, SATA 3.0, SAS 3.0, ATAPI, AXI, APB, AHB, DDR3/2- Each nVS consists of BFM, Monitors, Assertion-based Checkers and Test Suites for Compliance Testing & Functional Coverage.
The DMN-8654 integrates dual USB 2.0 host interfaces for high-speed transfers of multimedia content and dual Ultra DMA (UDMA) 100 ATAPI interfaces for high-speed transfer between the HDD and optical disc drive.
The internal DRU-810A drive comes with an ATAPI interface for easy installation inside a PC and includes a black replacement bezel for those with black-colored PC cases.
The new CD/DVD drives for SATA will continue to use the ATAPI protocol as they did on parallel ATA, even though ATAPI adds a significant amount of protocol complexity.
The external CRW8 824FXZ joins the internal format ATAPI (E-IDE) CRW8824EZ and Ultra SCSI CRW8824SZ, and the external Ultra SCSI CRW8824SXZ as the fourth product in Yamaha's new family of CRW8824 CD-RW Recorders.
The SCSI version is available now; the ATAPI version will follow soon.