Definition of memory bank in English:

memory bank

Syllabification: mem·o·ry bank


  • The memory device of a computer or other device.
    More example sentences
    • Part of the main memory bank is reserved for graphics use.
    • To open the safe, a ‘learned’ finger is placed on the sensor, which then compares the fingerprint's unique pattern to those stored in its memory bank.
    • He opened his eyes at last to see a strange figure stood over him, and it took him a few seconds for it to match up with what was stored in his memory bank.

More definitions of memory bank

Definition of memory bank in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody