Definition of addressable in English:


Line breaks: ad¦dress|able
Pronunciation: /əˈdrɛsəbl


  • Relating to or denoting a memory unit in which all locations can be separately accessed by a particular program.
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    • 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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