Meaning of addressable in English:


Pronunciation /əˈdrɛsəbl/


  • Relating to or denoting a memory unit in which all locations can be separately accessed by a particular program.

    ‘Each cache director contains four independent regions of cache memory for a total of 32 separately addressable, simultaneously accessible regions of cache memory.’
    • ‘Another benefit is the increase in addressable memory.’
    • ‘Alternatively, a uniquely addressable mirror of the database could be split off.’
    • ‘Nonaddressable markers can be used to locate addressable markers by providing a reference point for searches.’
    • ‘To be addressable, I need an IP number for my site.’