Definition of addressable in English:

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Pronunciation: /əˈdrɛsəbl/


Relating to or denoting a memory unit in which all locations can be separately accessed by a particular program.
Example sentences
  • Each cache director contains four independent regions of cache memory for a total of 32 separately addressable, simultaneously accessible regions of cache memory.
  • Another benefit is the increase in addressable memory.
  • Alternatively, a uniquely addressable mirror of the database could be split off.
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