biðminni

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bið (waiting, delay) and minni (memory).

Noun[edit]

biðminni n (genitive singular biðminnis, nominative plural biðminni)

  1. (computing) a buffer; a portion of memory set aside to store data, often before it is sent to an external device or as it is received from an external device

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