Meaning of RAM in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈram ]


Etymology: r andom- a ccess m emory

Date: 1957

: a computer memory on which data can be both read and written and on which the location of data does not affect the speed of its retrieval ; especially : RAM that acts as the main storage available to the user for programs and data — called also random-access memory — compare rom

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.