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(Animals) another name for the silver orfe. See orfe
[C19: from New Latin idus, from Swedish id]


or -id

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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The high-availability tier might include direct-attached or Fibre Channel SAN storage with data protection features; the mid-tier might be made up of lower-cost, but still relatively fast ATA based storage networks with fewer data protection features; and the archive tier might consist of still lower-priced and lower-performing tape.
At the same time, the means of connecting disk drives, DVD drives and other storage devices internally - fast advanced technology attachment (Fast ATA) or enhanced integrated drive electronics (EIDE) as it is also known - is being replaced by Serial ATA.

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