1 (def 5).
noun 1. Computers. a type of reprogrammable memory that retains information even with the power turned off. flash memory A kind of ROM that retains data when power is turned off and that can be electronically erased and reprogrammed without being removed from the circuit board.
- Flash method
flash method n. A method in which milk is sterilized by raising it rapidly to a temperature of 178° F and, after holding it at that temperature for a brief period, rapidly reducing its temperature to 40° F.
noun 1. a group of people mobilized by social media to meet in a public place for the purpose of doing an unusual or entertaining activity of short duration: The flash mob brought wide smiles to the faces of commuters waiting for their train. 2. a group of teenagers who have contacted each other by […]
[flash-oh-ver] /ˈflæʃˌoʊ vər/ noun 1. Electricity. a disruptive discharge around or over the surface of a solid or liquid insulator. 2. the moment of conflagration or complete incineration caused by superheated air or combustibles. verb (used without object) 3. Electricity. to have or experience a flashover. /ˈflæʃˌəʊvə/ noun 1. an electric discharge over or around […]