storage allocation

noun
(computer science) the assignment of particular areas of a magnetic disk to particular data or instructions
Syn: ↑allocation
Derivationally related forms: ↑allocate (for: ↑allocation)
Topics: ↑computer science, ↑computing
Hypernyms: ↑assignment, ↑assigning

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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