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absolute coding

Writing programming code that refers to fixed locations. See absolute address.

absolute address

An explicit identification of hardware, such as a memory location, peripheral device, or location within a device. For example, memory byte 107,443, disk drive 2 and sector 238 are absolute addresses. Although the action may have been initiated through many "layers of abstraction" at a higher level, some instruction in some software routine must use an absolute address to activate every hardware component in the computer. See base address, relative address and abstraction layer.

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About this encyclopediaabsolute link
About this productabsolute path
above the foldabsolute reference
above the lineabsolute URL
above the scrollabsolute vector
ABRabsolute zero
ABSabstract class
absoluteabstract data type
absolute addressabstract identifier
absolute cell referenceabstract superclass

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