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0x notation (for hexadecimal numbers)

2 × 2 switch

3D-IC. See three-dimensional integrated circuit.

a. See Atto.

ABC computer

Abramson, Norman

Absolute code

Absorption law

Accelerated graphics port. See AGP.

Access time


memory. See EAT.

Accumulator (AC)

Accumulator architecture

Accuracy, of floating point numbers

ACID properties. See Database, properties.

Active matrix

Actuator arm


Countess of Lovelace

programming language


Addition and subtraction. See Computer ...

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