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memory

(Commemoration), noun celebration, writing

memory

(Retention), noun mind, recalling, reflection
See also: hindsight, recognition, recollection, remembrance, retention, retrospect

MEMORY. Understanding; a capacity to make contracts, a will, or to commit a crime, so far as intention is necessary.
     2. Memory is sometimes employed to express the capacity of the understanding, and sometimes its power; when we speak of a retentive memory, we use it in the former sense; when of a ready memory, in the latter. Shelf. on Lun. Intr. 29, 30.
     3. Memory, in another sense, is the reputation, good or bad, which a man leaves at his death. This memory, when good, is highly prized by the relations of the deceased, and it is therefore libelous to throw a shade over the memory of the dead, when the writing has a tendency to create a breach of the peace, by inciting the friends and relations of the deceased to avenge the insult offered to the family. 4 T. R. 126; 5 Co. R. 125; Hawk. b. 1, c. 73, s. 1.

MEMORY, TIME OF. According to the English common law, which has been altered by 2 & 3 Wm. IV., c. 71, the time of memory commenced from the reign of Richard the First, A. D. 1189. 2 Bl. Com. 31.
     2. But proof of a regular usage for twenty years, not explained or contradicted, is evidence upon which many public and private rights are held, and sufficient for a jury in finding the existence of an immemorial custom or prescription. 2 Saund. 175, a, d; Peake's Ev. 336; 2 Price's R. 450; 4 Price's R. 198.

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First, the physical memory corresponding to the current process is located by ESP of GVM stack pointer and SPT function (lines 2-4).
106] showed that IP packets, Ethernet frames and other network related data is available in physical memory and these data can be retrieved from hibernation files or memory images.
It prioritizes mental engagement during practice and performance, whereas the second method focuses on physical memory and instincts during performance.
We registered battery charge level, CPU load and free physical memory every 1 s starting from the fully charged battery.
It may well be that one of the reasons for our rootlessness in the modern city and perhaps the vandalism and indifference that follows from it (all issues my teachers will have to deal with in their citizenship courses) is the systematic and regular deletion of this physical memory, and with it the ways we connect to our personal past and our sense of place.
AMD's Direct Connect Architecture reduces computational bottlenecks because each core has direct access to physical memory and I/O controllers.
nu/toolbox/pmdump/) or by crashing the system to obtain a physical memory dump.
According to AMD's Opteron documentation, the new processor's 40-bit physical and 48-bit virtual addressing remove this limitation, permitting up to 1 Terabyte of physical memory space and 256TB of virtual memory addressing space.
At TechEd, Microsoft used a prototype Intel Pentium III Xeon server with eight processors and 8Gb of main memory - the first time it's shown SQL Server 7 running beyond its previous 4Gb physical memory limit.
0, the size of an in-memory database is limited only by the physical memory capacity of the system, which is easily in the tens of gigabytes on today's 64-bit systems.

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