General English

General Science

  • noun a software utility that temporarily stores any type of data, e.g. a word or image


  • noun a temporary storage area for data


  • A special memory area where cut or copied information is stored. To retrieve the information, a paste operation may be used. The stored content may be data, multimedia, and so on.

Information & Library Science

  • noun a small board with a clip at the top to hold paper, so that it can be carried around and written on