English - English Dictionary

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bufferan implement consisting of soft material mounted on a block; used for polishing (as in manicuring)
buffera cushion-like device that reduces shock due to contact
buffera power tool used to buff surfaces
buffer(computer science) a part of RAM used for temporary storage of data that is waiting to be sent to a device; used to compensate for differences in the rate of flow of data between components of a computer system
buffer storage(computer science) a part of RAM used for temporary storage of data that is waiting to be sent to a device; used to compensate for differences in the rate of flow of data between components of a computer system
buffer store(computer science) a part of RAM used for temporary storage of data that is waiting to be sent to a device; used to compensate for differences in the rate of flow of data between components of a computer system
buffered aspirinaspirin coated with a substance capable of neutralizing acid (trade name Bufferin)
Bufferinaspirin coated with a substance capable of neutralizing acid (trade name Bufferin)
bufferan inclined metal frame at the front of a locomotive to clear the track
frame buffer(computer science) a buffer that stores the contents of an image pixel by pixel
keyboard buffera buffer that keeps track of key strokes until the computer is ready to respond to them
print buffera buffer that stores data until the printer is ready
buffer statea small neutral state between two rival powers
buffer countrya small neutral state between two rival powers
bufferan ionic compound that resists changes in its pH
buffer solutiona solution containing a buffer
starting bufferbuffer solution at the start of a reaction
phosphate buffer solutiona solution containing a phosphate buffer
bufferadd a buffer (a solution); "buffered saline solution for the eyes"
bufferprotect from impact; "cushion the blow"