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  • ASCII
    [American Standard Code for Information Interchange] /as'kee/ n. The predominant character set encoding of present-day computers. Uses 7 bits for each character, whereas... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: swap space 

    swap space


    n. Storage space, especially temporary storage space used during a move or reconfiguration. "I'm just using that corner of the machine room for swap space."