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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A method of access to data in which blocks are read from the storage medium in the physical order in which they occur, until the required item is reached.

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serial access

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A method of access to data in which blocks are read from the storage medium in the physical order in which they occur, until the required item is reached.

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serial access

Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 31 words.

A method of access to data in which blocks are read from the storage medium in the physical order in

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serial access

John Daintith and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of Computing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 31 words.

A method of access to data in which blocks are read from the storage medium in the physical order in

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EOD

Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 57 words.

A code that is written into a serially accessed memory, such as a magnetic tape file, immediately after the last

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EOD

John Daintith and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of Computing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 59 words.

Abbrev. for end of data. A code that is written into a serially accessed memory, such as a magnetic tape

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parallel access

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

Access to a storage device in which a number of bits are transferred simultaneously rather than sequentially. For example, access to semiconductor memory almost invariably yields a number...

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dialler program

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A program which establishes dial-up access to a network. Usually such a program is associated with a protocol such as the Serial Line Internet Protocol. Many dialler programs are provided...

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EOD

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

Abbrev. for end of data. A code that is written into a serially accessed memory, such as a magnetic tape file, immediately after the last data record. It thus indicates the...

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Accessing Words from the Mental Lexicon

Niels O. Schiller and Rinus G. Verdonschot.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Word

June 2015; p ublished online August 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Linguistics; Lexicography; Cognitive Linguistics. 5630 words.

This chapter describes how speakers access words from the mental lexicon. Lexical access is a crucial component in the process of transforming thoughts into speech. Some theories consider...

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Aging Slows Access to Temporal Information From Working Memory

Aslı Kılıç, Zeynep Ceyda Sayalı and Ilke Öztekin.

in Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences

October 2017; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 7355 words.

Abstract

Objectives

To evaluate the impact of aging on controlled memory search operations, we investigated the...

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Semantic access dysphasia resulting from left temporal lobe tumours

Fabio Campanella, Massimo Mondani, Miran Skrap and Tim Shallice.

in Brain

January 2009; p ublished online December 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 11177 words.

Unlike semantic degradation disorders, the mechanisms and the anatomical underpinnings of semantic access disorders are still unclear. We report the results of a case series study on the...

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Implications from cognitive neuropsychology for models of short-term and working memory

Randi C. Martin and A. Cris Hamilton.

in The Cognitive Neuroscience of Working Memory

June 2007; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cognitive Psychology. 8557 words.

This chapter points to a feature of serial recall that is less commonly considered, namely that recall is better for real words than it is for nonwords, letters or digits. Performance is...

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The attentional blink and task switching within and across modalities

Marvine M. Chun and Mary C. Potter.

in The Limits of Attention

October 2001; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cognitive Psychology. 8236 words.

The visual attentional blink (AB) effect represents a limit in the speed with which visual targets—which are vulnerable to masking — can be consolidated into working memory or awareness: a...

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The Security Implications of VeriChip Cloning

John Halamka, Ari Juels, Adam Stubblefield and Jonathan Westhues.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

November 2006; p ublished online November 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 6264 words.

Abstract

The VeriChip™ is a Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) tag produced commercially for implantation in human beings. Its proposed uses include...

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Use of a Vascular Access Port for the Measurement of Pulsatile Luteinizing Hormone in Old Broiler Breeders

C. Senthilkumaran, S. Peterson, M. Taylor and G. Bédécarrats.

in Poultry Science

September 2006; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. 6309 words.

Techniques used to measure circulating hormone concentrations in avian species over extended periods routinely involve cannulation or multiple venipunctures under physical restraint,...

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associative memory

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

(content-addressable memory, CAM)

A memory that is capable of determining whether a given datum — the search word — is contained in one of its addresses or locations. This may be...

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Novel experience of laser-assisted ‘inside-out’ central venous access in a patient with bilateral subclavian vein occlusion requiring pacemaker implantation

Thandar Aye, Thanh Trung Phan, Douglas Findlay Muir, Nicholas John Linker, Richard Hartley and Andrew John Turley.

in EP Europace

October 2017; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 1927 words.

Abstract

Aim

This new laser facilitated ‘inside-out’ technique was used for transvenous pacemaker insertion in a...

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Three’s a Crowd?

Gianluigi Viscusi and Christopher L. Tucci.

in Creating and Capturing Value through Crowdsourcing

March 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Innovation; Business Strategy. 7521 words.

According to conventional wisdom on crowdsourcing, the number of people defines the crowd and maximization of this number is often assumed to be the goal of any crowdsourcing exercise....

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Data and Methodologies

Philip C. Brown.

in Cultivating Commons

March 2011; p ublished online November 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Asian History. 5178 words.

This chapter takes a multilayered approach to the practice of local joint ownership in several regions at both domain and village levels as well as in a broad, national context of Japan....

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The Narrative Turn Against Metaphor: Metonymy, Identification, and Roger Boyle's <i>Parthenissa</i>

Judith H. Anderson and Joan Pong Linton.

in Go Figure

January 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 7969 words.

Roger Boyle's Parthenissa, published serially throughout the 1650s, is one of a group of mid seventeenth-century British prose romances that share a penchant for political allegory. Most...

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