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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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The dust grew thicker and thicker, and the throats and eyes and noses of the invaders were filled with it.
The ape-man relinquished his grasp upon the throat of the Belgian, and leaped to his feet.
Tarzan grasped the man by the throat and drew his hunting knife.
Placing her hand upon the great wrist of the giant she tried to drag his fingers from von Horn's throat, pleading meanwhile with both voice and eyes for the life of the man she thought loved her.
Perched on the rim of Michael's pannikin, this inconsiderable adventurer from out of the dark into the sun of life, a mere spark and mote between the darks, by a ruffing of his salmon-pink crest, a swift and enormous dilation of his bead-black pupils, and a raucous imperative cry, as of all the gods, in his throat, could make Michael give back and permit the fastidious selection of the choicest tidbits of his dish.
The nature of the struggle was made clear by a glance at the dead man's throat and face.
Did he long to see Sheeta's great fangs sink into the soft throat of the ape-man?
They climbed up the throat of the monster till they came to that immense open mouth.
The man sprang for his throat, but Buck was too quick for him.
Maud's footsteps were very near as his hand fluttered for the last time and my throat was released.
They were no sooner shut in there, than Mr Flintwinch took her by the throat, and shook her until she was black in the face.
The men who sang that pain was sweet Shuddered to see the mask of death Storm by with myriad thundering feet; The sudden truth caught up our breath Our throats like pulses beat.