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flash

1. n. something suddenly remembered; something suddenly thought of. I had a flash and quickly wrote it down.
2. n. a very short period of time; an instant. (see also in a flash.) I’ll be there in a flash.
3. tv. to display something briefly. You’d better not flash a wad like that around here. You won’t have it long.
4. in. to display one’s private parts briefly. She flashed briefly, providing the show that people came to see, and left the stage.
5. n. a drink of liquor. Here, have a little flash, and let’s chat a little longer.
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noted the circular logic of the dutifully reported flash mobs, events that seemed to receive attention merely because they happened and which happened merely to draw attention (there were no private flash mobs).
The 512Mbit flash chip comes in a TSOP package and is targeting the removable solid state storage market with products like SD-, MMC-, Compact-Flash-Cards or memory sticks mainly used for Digital Still Cameras and PDAs.
In theory, the solution to this dilemma is to reduce to the greatest possible extent the difference between the cooling times for the flash and the part.
The overflow is placed extremely close to the part (x = o)(**) so that, when this overflow is removed by hand, no flash remains.
It's amazing what an ideal solution our NAND flash technology is for theme park animatronics applications, and we're thrilled that the innovative designers at Simon Kaloi realized the advantages of using NAND," said Scott Nelson, business development director of memory products at TAEC.
He also urges people not to be afraid to report any flash they observe.
The controller's internal flash memory is factory preprogrammed with Embedded Flash File System firmware, which recognizes the external flash media upon power-up and performs all the necessary "handshaking" routines for media support.
Our entrance into the serial flash memory market is another example of SST's product diversification strategy," said Mike Briner, vice president, Application Specific Products Group at SST.