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  • 1A Boolean operator which gives the value zero if and only if all the operands have a value of one, and otherwise has a value of one (equivalent to NOT AND).
  • 1.1 (also NAND gate) A circuit which produces an output signal unless there are signals on all of its inputs.
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    • Similarly two transistors work to enact a NAND gate where the digital data is transformed in a fully deterministic manner.
    • Using two NAND gates I have produced a NAND gate latch or Flip-FLop.
    • As far as we can see, the patent doesn't explicitly refer to Flash, but it does refer to NAND gate logic, a key component of Flash memory.


1950s: from n(ot) and.

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