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Definition of Physical address

Physical address Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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physical address
the address presented to a computer's main memory in a virtual memory system, in contrast to the virtual address which is the address generated by the cpu. a memory management unit translates virtual addresses into physical addresses.

Physical address Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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In computing, a physical address (also real address, or binary address), is a memory address that is represented in the form of a binary number on the address bus circuitry in order to enable the data bus to access a particular storage cell of main memory, or a register of memory mapped I/O device.

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