Meaning of FLAG REGISTER in English

FLAG REGISTER

Register used to store the current status of the processor.

This involves detecting whether the last arithmetic holds zero result or may be overflow.

As a whole, it is accessed via stack (Via POPF and PUSHF), SAHF and LAHF instructions.

Separate flags can be accessed via STC, CLC, CMC, STD, CLD.

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