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loose bytes

loose bytes in Technology

Commonwealth hackish term for the padding bytes or shims many compilers insert between members of a record or structure to cope with alignment requirements imposed by the machine architecture.

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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