cache memory

cache memory
   Pronounced "[cash memory]." A relatively small section of very fast memory (often static RAM) reserved for the temporary storage of the data or instructions likely to be needed next by the processor.
   Cache memory integrated directly onto the microprocessor is called primary cache or L1 cache, and cache memory located in an external circuit is known as secondary cache or L2 cache.
   See also cache.

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