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cache

 [kash]
a memory mechanism used by a computer to accelerate access to information.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

cache

A storage area on a PC’s hard drive where the browser temporarily stores web pages and/or graphic elements.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
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A calendar of events, social networking, photo sharing and cacheable maps for offline use, are just a few of the app's great features.
ACRP first preloads the cache with part of the cacheable memory.
However, prefix caching has a drawback that not every prefix is cacheable. In case that a non-leaf prefix is cached, it is not guaranteed that the cache hit result is always correct.
When combined with MobiTV's DRM solution, personal copies are secured, fully cacheable and support scalable and efficient delivery.
In addition to cacheable Web content, Akamai's intelligent Platform can offload delivery of protected content, resource-intensive SSL content, and many types of dynamic content - including entire applications, for example, through Akamai's EdgeComputing capabilities.
They moved in large schools during high tide and this behavior tends to make the species easy cacheable near the mangrove ecosystem perhaps due to the availability of nutrients around the area.
The company said that its invention provides a cacheable, cross-platform standard compatible with all web servers and browsers, saving up to 90% on bandwidth costs, while ensuring an almost 100% playback rate without any effort from the consumer.
For example, both species spent less time foraging, though more time foraging cacheable diets and feeding in their insulated nest boxes.