virtual memory


Definition of VIRTUAL MEMORY

:  a section of a hard drive that can be used as if it were an extension of a computer's random-access memory —called also virtual storage

First Known Use of VIRTUAL MEMORY



Next Word in the Dictionary: virtual pitchPrevious Word in the Dictionary: virtuallyAll Words Near: virtual memory
July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears