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random–access

adjective

Definition of random–access

  1. :  permitting access to stored data in any order the user desires



1953

First Known Use of random–access

1953


RANDOM–ACCESS Defined for Kids

random–access

adjective ran·dom–ac·cess \ˌran-dəm-ˈak-ˌses\

Definition of random–access for Students

  1. :  permitting access to stored data in any order the user desires




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