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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (computer science) a high-speed internal memory used for temporary storage of preliminary information.

Usage examples (37)
  • "scratchpad" which will hopefully ensure that all changes will be noted.
  • His mind was a scratchpad and he couldn't read his own writing.
  • A scratchpad for ideas and webpage clippings (including images).
  • I can use their Javascript “scratchpad” app to create a URL that creates a domain. for more
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