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The 'brains' of the computer, handles all of the calculations in the computer.
The part of the computer that handles how the memory, logic, and input/output devices handle programs that are executed.
Digital circuit in the processor that handles mathematical/logical operations.
Holds the memory location of data that needs to be accessed.
Memory that a process is using solely on its own.
Medium storage used in electronic devices.
A form of computer storage. Allows data items to be written and read at the same time.
RAM that a computer microprocessor can access faster than regular RAM.
The register of a computer's control unit that contains the data to be stored in the computer storage, such as RAM.
The process by which a computer retrieves a program instruction from its memory, determines what actions the instruction requires, and carries out those actions.
A communication system that transfers data between components inside a computer, or between computers.
The process of sending data one bit at a time, sequentially, over a communication channel or computer bus.
When a processor or DMA-enabled device needs to read or write to a memory location, it specifies that memory location to an ___

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