Meaning of DIRECT-ACCESS in English

DIRECT-ACCESS

/di rekt"ak"ses, -ak'-, duy-/ , adj. Computers.

pertaining to the ability to obtain data from, or place data in, external storage without the need to sequentially scan other data contained there. Also, random-access . Cf. sequential-access .

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .