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RAM

RAM (Random Access Memory)

a COMPUTER memory device from which data can be read and on to which data can be written. The contents of such memory can be added to, or erased, by an operator. RAM is incorporated in microchips which allow the operative access to any part of the memory without having to move sequentially through the contents of the memory from start to finish.

RAM

Short for reverse annuity mortgage. See reverse mortgage.

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In south India, since the auspicious day is also considered as the marriage day of Rama and Sita, temple priests perform a wedding ceremony called "Kalyanotsavam.
Thus it offered a good ground for sensegiving efforts of Rama.
In northern India especially, an event that draws participation is the Ramnavmi procession on a colourfully decorated chariot in which four people are dressed up as Rama, his brother Laxman, his queen Sita and his disciple Hanumanji.
From Zhang Xing's essay we learn how the story of Rama reached China through Buddhist texts like the Satparamitasamgraha Sutra.
Cllr Michna said he believed Middlesbrough could, in part, benefit from an Edi Rama style makeover.
Rama then tells her in no uncertain terms that he has waged the whole war to wipe out the insult to his honour, and that she does not really count.
Having Casino Rama in the territory of his new job will need a new variety of policing approaches, as this establishment is also open 24-hours a day.
On the eve of crown prince Rama's coronation, she asked that her own son, Bharat, be coronated, and that Rama be sent to the forests for 14 years.
In Hindu mythology, Rama built the bridge with the aid of the monkey god Hanuman and his army, and used it to go to Sri Lanka and battle the demon king Ravana who abducted Rama's wife Sita.
And Damian Rama is right: Jade is stronger, and when spring comes in a new year, she can finally conquer her own fear of change.
The Rama Reserve is the location of Casino Rama, the only gambling facility owned by First Nations in Ontario.