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flash memory

n.
A form of nonvolatile RAM that is typically smaller, lighter, and more energy efficient than a hard drive, used especially in handheld and portable devices.
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flash′ mem′ory


n.
Computers. a type of reprogrammable memory that retains information even with the power turned off.
[1990–95]
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Noun1.flash memory - nonvolatile storage that can be electrically erased and programmed anew
nonvolatile storage, non-volatile storage - computer storage that is not lost when the power is turned off
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[beaucoup moins que]Considerant le rejet de ma demission par la majorite des membres de l'instance presidentielle, suite a la forte sollicitation de la majorite des membres du conseil national du parti, par respect aux demandes pressantes de beaucoup d'anciens militants de 1963, et face a mon refus categorique d'engager le FFS dans des processus anti statutaires et illegitimes, J'ai donc pris la decision de me plier a la volonte de la majorite des cadres et des militants du FFS, dans l'interet exclusif et majeur de mon cher parti.
The war-wounded FFs and members of the martyred families thanked the Prime Minister and expressed their gratitude to her for remembering them on every national day and festival like the Independence Day, Victory Day, Eid and Pahela Baishakh.
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FFS participatory learning approach was also introduced in Pakistan after viewing its positive impacts on agricultural productivity and also helps in increasing farmer's knowledge (WINARTO, 2004; TRIPP et al., 2005; BENTLEY et al., 2007).
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