Origin of rom
Romany, married man, husband, male Gypsy, from Sanskrit ḍomba, ḍoma low caste male musician
First Known Use: 1841
Definition of Rom
Simple Definition of ROM
: the part of a computer in which information that cannot be changed is stored
Full Definition of ROM
: a usually small computer memory that contains special-purpose information (as a program) which cannot be altered — compare ram
First Known Use of rom
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