Definition of working storage in English:

Share this entry

working storage

noun

Computing
A part of a computer’s memory that is used by a program for the storage of intermediate results or other temporary items.
Example sentences
  • A working storage array may be built to consolidate the information associated with the plurality of database records.
  • The acquired digital images are temporarily stored in working storage until they are utilized or deleted.
  • A method and apparatus for encoding and decoding linear block codes while using limited working storage is disclosed.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: work·ing stor·age

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.