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Meaning of SILO

Pronunciation:  'sIlow

 
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 Definition: 

The fifo input-character buffer in an eia-232 serial line card. So called from dec terminology used on DH and DZ line cards for the vax and pdp-11, presumably because it was a storage space for fungible stuff that went in at the top and came out at the bottom.

 

 

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