the maximum number of bits, bytes, words, or items that can be held in a memory system such as that of a computer or of the brain
noun, Electricity. 1. a cell whose energy can be renewed by passing a current through it in the direction opposite to that of the flow of current generated by the cell.
noun 1. a device used to store digital data or information, as a hard disk or CD. storage device noun 1. a piece of computer equipment, such as a magnetic tape, disk, etc, in or on which data and instructions can be stored, usually in binary form storage device (stôr’ĭj) A hardware device, such as […]
noun, Pathology. 1. a metabolic disorder characterized by excessive storage in certain cells of normal metabolic intermediates, as fats, iron, and carbohydrates. storage disease n. Any of various metabolic disorders usually caused by a congenital enzyme deficiency and characterized by the accumulation of a specific substance, such as a lipid or protein, within tissues.
noun 1. a village in SE New York, on the Hudson: site of a strategic fort in the Revolutionary War.
noun, Plant Pathology. 1. a disease of pears, caused by a virus and characterized by deformed, pitted fruit.