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secondary memory

noun, Computers.
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Examples from the web for secondary memory
  • The secondary memory card had been removed from the camera, but the main one had been overlooked.
  • The task was performed alone or in conjunction with a verbal or spatial secondary memory task.
  • Short- and long-term memory are also referred to as primary and secondary memory.
Contemporary definitions for secondary memory
noun

a slower, less expensive type of computer memory that cannot be processed directly by the central processing unit

Examples

Examples of secondary memory are floppy disks and CD-ROMs.

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