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Informal; an advertisement or a set of advertisements in succession. The term is most common in broadcasting. For example, a radio announcer may say, "And now a word from our sponsors."
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By breaking data into smaller word sizes and interleaving the transactions across multiple channels, IMT enables designers to improve concurrency and overall throughput by up to 20 percent using the same external DRAMs.
Mark Rubenstein, VicePresident and Director of Human Resources; Question 1: "One word sizes up today's financing situation - inadequate.
This modular storage array is conveniently organized with bit-per-disk design supporting word sizes of any value from one to 128 bits and sustained data rates up to 512 MB/second.